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Garden Court Chambers

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Court of Protection and community care

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 2

Tim BaldwinGarden Court Chambers ‘Tim is very responsive and advises at short notice. He takes the time to explain his advice straightforwardly.’

London Bar > Social housing

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 2

Tim BaldwinGarden Court ChambersTim has detailed knowledge of all areas of housing law and comes up with the most clever and inspired legal arguments.’

A first-rate set‘, Garden Court Chambers is home to a team lauded as ‘outstanding in the field of housing law‘. The ‘brilliantLiz Davies KC, a housing law specialist, is highly regarded for her expertise in advising on homelessness matters. Recent instructions include Edward Fitzpatrick and Tim Baldwin representing the appellants in Rakusen v Jepsen and others, a Supreme Court appeal concerning a longrunning dispute over whether Rent Repayment Orders (RRO), made under Chapter 4 of Part 2 of the Housing and Planning Act 2016, can only be made against an immediate landlord of a tenant, or whether an RRO can also be made against a superior landlord. Catherine O’Donnell is sought after for her excellent track record in advising on disrepair claims.

London Bar > Administrative law and human rights

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 3

Tim BaldwinGarden Court ChambersTim is a brilliant barrister. He has an unerring ability to spot the best point to argue before the court. His advocacy style is calm and measured.’