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Furley Page Solicitors

39 ST MARGARET'S STREET, CANTERBURY, CT1 2TX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01227 763 939
Fax:
Fax 01227 762 829
DX:
5301 CANTERBURY
Email:
Web:
www.furleypage.co.uk
Canterbury, Chatham, Whitstable

Jeremy Ferris

Tel:
Work 01227 863172
Email:
Web:
www.furleypage.co.uk
Furley Page Solicitors

Work Department

Dispute resolution.

Position

Partner. Complex landlord and tenant disputes. Real estate disputes: R (oao Rapose and Haq) v Wandsworth London Borough Council [2014] EWHC 469. Defending application to judicially review the authority’s decision to grant permission for the redevelopment of compulsorily purchased land. Contested trust and probate: Walker v Badmin [2014] All ER (D) 258 – Testamentary Capacity. Other commercial disputes

Career

Trained at Dawson & Co, Lincolns Inn, qualified 2000. Made partner at Furley Page 2015. Chartered Surveyor 1990-98; Trainee at Dawson & Co 1998-2000; Solicitor at Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP 2000-04; Partner at Hallett & Co 2004-06; Solicitor at Brachers LLP 2006-07; Partner at ASB Law 2007-13; Furley Page LLP 2013-present. Publications of note: Contributor to Legal Q&A section of RICS Journal.

Member

Associate member of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors; Member of Property Litigation Association; Member of Professional Negligence Lawyers Association.

Education

Bryanston School, Blandford, Dorset; University of South West England, BSc (Hons) Valuation & Estate Management (First Class Honours), 1990; University of Westminster, Graduate Diploma in Law, 1998.

Leisure

Married with two young children. Cycling and squash when time permits.


South East: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Kent, Surrey and Sussex

Within: Commercial litigation: Kent, Surrey and Sussex

Furley Page Solicitors advises on an array of commercial contract disputes including those in the construction industry; George Crofton-Martin is known for his handling of construction litigation and adjudications (he is accredited by the RICS) and professional negligence cases. Peter Hawkes undertakes High Court and County Court work and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. Contentious trusts and probate are Jeremy Ferris' specialism and senior associate Deborah Geering is building a reputation for handling shareholder and partnership disputes in addition to her broader litigation work.

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South East: Real estate

Property litigation

Within: Property litigation

Furley Page Solicitors's client roster includes real estate investors, educational institutions, builders, landowners and farmers. Noted for its 'good all-round landlord and tenant knowledge', the firm handles contentious lease renewal, dilapidation claims and breach of covenant cases. It also represents private landowners in right of way disputes, boundary disputes and land access and residential possession cases. The 'communicative, clear and honest' Jeremy Ferris has recently taken over leadership of the practice.

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