Emily Windsor > Chambers of Guy Fetherstonhaugh QC and Stephen Jourdan QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Guy Fetherstonhaugh QC and Stephen Jourdan QC
Falcon Chambers
FALCON COURT
LONDON
EC4Y 1AA
England

Position

Barrister specialising in all aspects of real property law including commercial property, landlord and tenant, agricultural holdings, restrictive covenants, easements, mortgages and associated professional negligence and insolvency. Recent cases include: Walby v Walby [2013] 1 EGLR 111 (rectification and implied easements) Alford v Hanniford [2012] EWCA Civ 1099; Ashdale Land and Property Co Ltd v Maioriello [2012] 2 EGLR 119; Natwest v Hunter [2011] EWHC 3170 (Ch); Rahamim v Reich [2009] ChD; Hopper v Hopper [2008] PLSCS 41; Majorstake Ltd v Curtis [2008] UKHL 10; Thomson v Church Commissioners [2006] 43 EG 180; Fairacre Investments Ltd v Earlrose Golf & Leisure Ltd [2006] PLSCS 44; Shephard v Turner [2006] 2 EGLR 73; Monella v Pizza Express (Restaurants) Ltd [2004] 1 EGLR 43; Owen v Blathwayt [2003] 1 P&CR; Yenula Properties Ltd v Naidu [2002] 3 EGLR 28; and State Bank of New South Wales v Harrison [2002] EWCA Civ 363.

Career

Called 1995; elected member Bar Council 2000-05 (including chairman of the Young Barristers’ Committee 2002); member of Bar Standards Board 2005-2016; vice-chair BSB’s Education and Training Committee 2007-2015; Deputy District Judge. Publications: ‘Bullen, Leake & Jacob’s Precedents of Pleading’ (14th Ed); ‘Woodfall Bulletin’.

Languages

Working knowledge French.

Memberships

Chancery Bar Association; LCLCBA; Property Bar Association; Agricultural Law Association.

Education

The King’s High School, Warwick; Worcester College, Oxford (MA Jurisprudence); University of Paris II (Diplôme Superieur de l’Université EEC Law).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Agriculture

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 1

Emily WindsorFalcon ChambersA real go-to senior junior.

The ‘pre-eminent set for agricultural work’, members of Falcon Chambers possess considerable experience in tenancies, development issues, the Agricultural Holdings 1986 Act, and proprietary estoppel in the context of farming families. Emily Windsor recently acted in Trustees of the Alexander Devine Children’s Cancer Charity Trust v. Millgate, a leading piece of litigation concerning restrictive covenants which prevented the development of a rural site. In another set highlight, Caroline Shea QC appeared in the Court of Appeal in Moore v Moore which concerned the satisfaction of equity in a farm-related estoppel dispute.

London Bar > Property litigation

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 1

Emily WindsorFalcon ChambersA wise and assured advisor in all the core areas of property litigation.