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Ben Barrison

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Forsters LLP

Work Department

Property Litigation

Position

Partner

Career

Ben has a wealth of experience in all aspects of property litigation from high value complex litigation to day-to-day portfolio management support issues. He has particular experience in development risk management/elimination issues such as rights to light and vacant possession strategy.

Ben provides the full range of advisory dispute resolution/avoidance services, guiding a variety of clients through both informal solutions and the formal processes of litigation, arbitration and mediation.

Ben was a Legal Director in DLA Piper's London Property Litigation team before joining Forsters as a Partner in 2016. Ben is former chair of the Property Litigation Association’s Education Committee and a member of the Executive Committee. He regularly speaks at seminars and webinars on Property Litigation issues and has been interviewed by a major radio station about rights to light issues.

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London: Real estate

Property litigation

Within: Property litigation

The team at Forsters LLP offers ‘cost-effective advice and solutions’ and delivers ‘excellent service levels and response times’. The group specialises in forfeiture, rent arrears, dilapidations claims, lease renewals and service charge disputes. The team is praised for being ‘highly knowledgeable’ and is headed by Natasha Rees who together with Amy Jackson, is praised for being ‘extremely pleasant’ and having ‘particularly good client relationships’. Senior associates Charlotte Ross and Anna Mullins  are also singled out by clients. Ross is described as ‘a natural property litigator’ and Mullins is ‘very clever and delightful to deal with’. Partner Ben Barrison is ‘very competent in forming the strategy for securing the best outcome’ while Emma Gosling is recommended for lease renewals and recovery of possession from squatters. Will Leney arrived from Cripps LLP while Lucy Zaremba joined from Edwin Coe LLP. Rosalind Cullis departed to Kingsley Napley LLP.

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