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Shams Rahman

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Edwin Coe LLP

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Property Litigation


Shams joined Edwin Coe as a partner in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution team in September 2014, specialising in commercial and property related litigation.

Before joining Edwin Coe, he previously worked at Bishop & Sewell LLP as a partner in their Dispute Resolution team, and at Payne Hicks Beach.

Shams’ expertise extends to all forms of property contracts, partnership, company, shareholders and building disputes, consumer law regulation, and all aspects of commercial and residential landlord and tenant disputes.

Shams has extensive experience in acting for commercial and private clients both here and abroad, and is experienced in using alternative dispute resolution methods where appropriate to achieve the best results for his clients, including commercial mediation and arbitration.


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Dulwich College, B.A, LL.B, LL.M. (Lond)

London: Real estate

Property litigation

Within: Property litigation

Edwin Coe LLP's ‘excellent’ team is ‘exemplary in all aspects’, providing a service which is ‘absolutely committed to helping and serving the client’s best interest’. Highlights included a dilapidations claim valued at £500,000 and a High Court claim for Hawksford Group where a breach of trust was claimed for sums paid out totaling $10,000,000. Practice head Joanna Osborne is ‘knowledgeable and a tenacious force to be reckoned with’ and is often instructed in relation to property portfolios. Partner Shams Rahman is an ‘excellent property litigator’ who ‘builds a good rapport with his clients’ and has a ‘good feel for tactics and strategy’ in litigation. Lucy Zaremba  left to join Forsters LLP while Nida Khan  and Tim Clarke joined from RPC and Lee Bolton Monier-Williams.

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