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Chambers of Simon Readhead QC

LONDON, WC2A 1LF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7092 2900
Fax:
Fax 020 7404 9876
DX:
364 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.1chancerylane.com
1 CHANCERY LANE (Chambers of Simon Readhead QC), Justin Althaus, London, ENGLAND

Justin Althaus

Tel:
Work 020 7092 2900
Email:
1 CHANCERY LANE (Chambers of Simon Readhead QC)

Position

Barrister with expertise in professional negligence (especially surveyors’ and solicitors’ negligence), all aspects of property law (including commercial and residential landlord and tenant claims, mortgages, co-ownership, nuisance and boundary disputes) and in commercial and contractual claims (including franchises, non-marine insurance, sale of goods and consumer credit). Reported cases include Bajwa v Furini [2004] 1 WLR 1971 (CA) (limitation for new claims); John F Hunt Demolition Ltd v ASME Engineering Ltd [2008] 1 All ER 180 (TCC) (Biggin v Permanite principles); Stream Healthcare (London) Ltd v Pitman Education and Training Ltd [2010] EWHC 216 (Ch) (breach of franchise agreement); Agency Express v Martin Lawtel LTL 10/3/11 (restrictive covenants in franchise agreement); Wiles v Farrer [2013] EWCA Civ 1511.

Career

Called 1988; Inner Temple; co-author to ‘Advanced Civil Litigation in Practice’, (3rd ed) Oxford University Press 2005.

Member

Professional Negligence Bar Association; Bar Pro Bono Unit; Bar in the Community; Chancery Bar Association; Registered under the Public Access Scheme.

Education

Oxford University (1985 BA); Qualified Mediator.

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