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Chambers of Henry Harrod
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Barrister with a practice incorporating a wide range of Chancery work, both contentious and non-contentious, primarily comprising: probate and the administration of estates, claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975, trusts and related taxation, Court of protection matters and property disputes (particularly those involving questions of trust or estoppel). She regularly appears in the Court of Protection as well as the High Court and county courts. She also has experience of litigation in the Cayman Islands. Notable cases include: Re JMA [2018] EWCOP 19; Akyuz v Akyuz [2017] EWHC 2726 (Fam); Graham-York v York [2015] EWCA Civ. 72; Simon v Byford and ors [2014] EWCA Civ 280; Pullan v Wilson [2014] EWHC 126 (Ch); Bennett v Petit [2013] EWHC 988 (Ch); Gorbunova v Berezovsky [2013] EWHC 76 (Ch); JSC Aeroflot v Berezovsky [2013] EWHC 1210 (Ch); Wood v Gorbunova [2013] EWHC 1935 (Ch); Simon v Byford and others [2013] EWHC 1490 (Ch); ;TWM Trust Corporation Ltd v Attorney General & ors [2010] All ER D 139.


Qualified 1999, Middle Temple. Co-authored the 6th Ed. of ‘Partnership’ (Bloomsbury) 2020. Contributor to volume 30(1) of Atkins’ ‘Court Forms’ (2017) ‘Partnership and Firms – Insolvency and to volume 30(1), (2) and (3) of the Encyclopaedia of Forms and Precedents on Partnership (2018)


Chancery Bar Association; Property Bar Association; ACTAPS.


Wesley College, Dublin; University College, Oxford (1997 BA Hons Jurisprudence); University College, Oxford (1999 BCL).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Private client: trusts and probate

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 4

Sarah Haren5 Stone BuildingsIs meticulous in her planning when attending mediations/hearings/trials and I have seen her perform well against QC opponents.

London Bar > Court of Protection and community care

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 3

Sarah Haren5 Stone BuildingsIs unflappable and always well-prepared. That’s undoubtedly because she is highly intelligent and quickly able to see a forward path or a way around an obstacle. She is quietly authoritative as an advocate, capable of modulating her tone to suit her forum.