John Wagstaffe > Longmores Solicitors LLP > Hertford, England > Lawyer Profile

Longmores Solicitors LLP
SG14 1HP

Work Department

Dispute Resolution


John became a Partner in 2020 and is Head of Property Disputes. He specialises in property disputes. He has extensive experience of acting in all manner of disputes concerning property, from providing advice with a view to avoiding litigation, to resolving disputes through mediation, and to litigating cases in the Courts and First-tier Tribunal where they cannot be resolved by agreement.


John qualified in 2011 at Longmores, was appointed Head of Property Disputes in 2019 and became a Partner in the firm  this year.


Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners
Property Litigation Association


University of Law (2006-2007); University of Southampton (2003-2006)


Running and trampolining

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

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John WagstaffeLongmores Solicitors LLP

Longmores Solicitors LLP has key sector expertise in the recruitment and property management industries, regularly acting for employment businesses. The Hertford-based team deals exclusively with commercial disputes and is co-headed by John Wiblin who focuses on shareholder and director issues. Co-head John Wagstaffe handles complex property litigation while Nathanael Young has expertise in defamation and insolvency matters. Lauren MacKenzie specialises in contentious probate and general commercial disputes.

South East > Real estate > Commercial property: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

The real estate department at Longmores Solicitors LLP advises clients on both commercial and residential matters from development and strategic land transactions to commercial property sales, purchases and leases. Rachael Spalton heads the team with significant experience in complex promotion, option and overage agreements. Victoria Sandberg specialises in the purchase of rural and agricultural land while John Wagstaffe focuses on property litigation.