Mr Bruce Monnington > Chambers of Mike Magee > Cambridge, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Mike Magee
Fenners Chambers
3 MADINGLEY ROAD
CAMBRIDGE
CB3 OEE
England

Position

Real property, including residential and commercial landlord and tenant, easements, boundary disputes, restrictive covenants and land registration; specialisation in rural and agricultural-related matters, including agricultural holdings, commons registration and public rights of way; trust, wills, probate (including Inheritance Act claims) and general equity. Gainsborough-Field v Hyde [2005] EWHC 2229 on the meaning of ‘agriculture’ for the purposes of an express right of way; Wilson v Specter Partnership [2007] EWHC 133 (Ch) on contentious business agreements under s59 of the Solicitors Act 1974; Pease v McMillan [2009] EWCA Civ 258 on transfer of entitlements in the contract for sale of land; and Silkstone v Tatnall [2010] EWHC 1627 (Ch) on ability of a party to withdraw from proceedings before the adjudicator.

Career

Year of call: 1989, Inner Temple; former chief legal adviser of Country Land & Business Association; editor ‘Encyclopaedia of Forms and Precedents’: agriculture, allotments, animal contracts, fences/boundaries.

Memberships

Property Bar Association
Chancery Bar Association
Agricultural Law Association (elected Council member)

Education

LLM: University College London
MA: City
MA: York