Miranda Allardice > Chambers of Penelope Reed > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Penelope Reed
5 Stone Buildings
LINCOLN'S INN
LONDON
WC2A 3XT
England
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Position

Experienced Chancery and Family Finance Barrister and Mediator.  Miranda offers a specialist mediator service dealing with the following areas in which she has extensive expertise:

Inheritance Act and probate claims; administration of estates and trust claims; TOLATA, cohabitee, and proprietary estoppel claims; vulnerable elderly and Court of Protection matters; complex family finance matters.

Miranda uses her knowledge garnered as a senior barrister dealing with the above areas of law to facilitate the mediation process.  She is adept at conflict resolution in these technical and highly emotionally charged areas of law. She is able to offer mediation; ENE and private FDRs to secure a cost effective outcome for the parties.  She has conducted on-line mediations in the Covid-19 crisis.

Notable reported cases as an advocate:

Costa v Germain [2019] EWHC 3324 Probate dispute.  Musa v Holliday [2012] EWCA Civ 1268 Inheritance Act claim. H v Mitson [2010] WTLR  193 Inheritance Act claim.

Career

Called to the Bar in 1982. Qualified as a mediator with ADR in 2005, and built up a successful mediation practice. 

Publications: Key contributor to Lexis Nexis Inheritance Act Claims and Law Society Inheritance Act Claims.

Memberships: Chancery Bar Association; Family Bar Association;  ACTAPS and Civil Mediation Council

Memberships

Chancery Bar Association, ACTAPS.

Education

1981 Oxford BA Jurisprudence 1995 Kings MA  

Lawyer Rankings

London > Dispute resolution > Mediators

(Mediators)Ranked: Tier 4

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Miranda Allardice – 5 Stone Buildings 

5 Stone Buildings‘ Miranda Allardice is ‘extremely knowledgeable, with a pedigree and experience that few can match. She has all the skills you would expect from a seasoned practitioner, which is why she was approached for our mediation, being a somewhat complex dispute‘. Allardice is an expert in probate, Inheritance Act, Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act, and estate administration matters.

Miranda Allardice – 5 Stone Buildings 

5 Stone Buildings‘ Miranda Allardice is ‘extremely knowledgeable, with a pedigree and experience that few can match. She has all the skills you would expect from a seasoned practitioner, which is why she was approached for our mediation, being a somewhat complex dispute‘. Allardice is an expert in probate, Inheritance Act, Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act, and estate administration matters.

London Bar > Private client: trusts and probate

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 4

Miranda Allardice5 Stone Buildings