Mr David John > Sills & Betteridge LLP > Boston, England > Lawyer Profile

Sills & Betteridge LLP
PE21 6QL
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Work Department

Commercial Litigation (Dispute Resolution)


David is an experienced and highly regarded Housing Property Litigation solicitor specialising in advising clients on all aspects of Housing Law including Possession Claims; Homelessness Applications and Appeals; Disrepair; Construction of Tenancy Agreements; Anti Social Behavior Injunctions; Harassment Claims; Unlawful Eviction; Unlawful Subletting; Mortgagee Possession cases and Professional Negligence relating to the handling of any Housing Claim. As a Legal Aid Housing Supervisor David is able to assess and grant a Legal Aid Certificate immediately should the necessity arise.


Trained at Chattertons (Boston); qualified in 1991; been at present firm since 2012, joining as a Partner.


Gartree Secondary Modern School; Horncastle Grammer; Newcastle Polytechnic (2:1 LLB)


Sport; Music; Reading; Gym and Films.

Lawyer Rankings

East Midlands > Private client > Contentious trusts and probate

Praised for its ‘strong level of knowledge’ and ‘impressive work rate’, the team at Sills & Betteridge LLP is well-regarded for proprietary estoppel and financial provision claims, will disputes, applications to remove executors and trust-related litigation. The ‘excellentDavid John co-heads the practice alongside Karen Bower-Brown. Also integral to the team is recently promoted partner Robert Pearson, who handles a number of Inheritance Act claims.