Dellah Gilbert > Maples Teesdale LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Maples Teesdale LLP

Work Department

Property Litigation


Dellah is the Head of Dispute Resolution at Maples Teesdale and has extensive experience in a wide variety of property-related contentious commercial property issues through negotiation, mediation or proceedings, including high value dilapidations claims, hostile lease renewals, multi-million pound development disputes, rights of light, rent review and development issues and professional negligence. Dellah is the co-Head of Diversity and Inclusion at Maples Teesdale.


Trained at Lovell White Durrant (now Hogan Lovells), qualifying in 1993
Practised at Hogan Lovells until 2015
Partner Maples Teesdale 2015


Law Society of England and Wales
The BPF’s Commercial Property Forum
Property Litigation Association Law Reform Committee


Leeds Girls’ High School
The University of Birmingham
College of Law, Chester

Lawyer Rankings

London > Real estate > Property litigation

(Leading individuals)

Dellah GilbertMaples Teesdale LLP

Maples Teesdale LLP is a niche commercial property practice with particular expertise in business tenancy renewals. It is also well equipped to deal with management and development work. The practice is headed by Dellah Gilbert. Her vast expertise encompasses rights of light disputes, issues pertaining to easements and neighbouring land and professional negligence. Rosalind Cullis  is highlighted for her broad contentious experience representing landed estates, asset managers, banks and retail and office tenants. The team is also well equipped to advise through the insolvency process, assisting clients in CVAs and obtaining orders for rent.