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24 THE ROPEWALK, NOTTINGHAM, NG1 5EF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0115 947 2581
Fax:
Fax 0115 947 6532
DX:
10060 NOTTINGHAM-17
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Web:
www.ropewalk.co.uk

Regional Bar: Midland Circuit

Commercial, banking, insolvency and Chancery law

Key areas of work for Ropewalk Chambers include professional negligence and Inheritance Act disputes, as well as a broad range of general commercial litigation matters.

Leading Juniors

Jonathan Owen - Ropewalk ChambersHis practice includes Chancery, professional negligence, and contractual disputes.

Ranked: tier 2

Stephen Beresford - Ropewalk ChambersHe has experience of a wide range of commercial disputes.

Ranked: tier 3

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Costs

At Ropewalk ChambersAndrew Lyons and Andrew Hogan are the key names in costs litigation, taking instructions from solicitors as well as costing services. Issues such as qualified one-way costs shifting, success fees and after-the-event insurance are a particular area of expertise.

Leading Juniors

Andrew Hogan - Ropewalk ChambersA costs specialist.

Ranked: tier 1

Andrew Lyons - Ropewalk ChambersVery technically-minded with a good analytical approach.

Ranked: tier 1

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Inquests and inquiries

Notable members of Ropewalk Chambers' inquest team include Richard Seabrook, who is particularly experienced in Article 2 inquests and Georgina Cursham, a member of the Attorney General's Regional Panel.

Leading Juniors

Georgina Cursham - Ropewalk ChambersResponsive, approachable and thorough.

Ranked: tier 1

Richard Seabrook - Ropewalk ChambersParticularly experienced in care home death cases.

Ranked: tier 1

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Personal injury

Ropewalk Chambers is 'the premier personal injury set in the East Midlands', with a strong range of specialist counsel available for instruction. Industrial disease is a particular area of specialism, with several tenants acting on high-value mesothelioma claims.

Leading Silks

Jayne Adams QC - Ropewalk ChambersShe provides clear, insightful and incisive advice.

Ranked: tier 1

Patrick Limb QC - Ropewalk ChambersSees the big picture and is great with clients.

Ranked: tier 1
Leading Juniors

Georgina Cursham - Ropewalk ChambersApproachable, professional and knowledgeable.

Ranked: tier 1

Kam Jaspal - Ropewalk ChambersGood on his feet.

Ranked: tier 1

Andrew Lyons - Ropewalk ChambersVery technically-minded with a good analytical approach.

Ranked: tier 2

Andrew McNamara - Ropewalk ChambersHis pleading and advice are excellent.

Ranked: tier 2

Jason Cox - Ropewalk ChambersHe has incredible attention to detail and turns instructions around quickly.

Ranked: tier 2

Richard Gregory - Ropewalk ChambersGoes the extra mile for his clients.

Ranked: tier 2

Phillip Turton - Ropewalk ChambersHe has a sharp eye and a strong knowledge of asbestos claims.

Ranked: tier 3

Rochelle Rong - Ropewalk ChambersKnowledgeable and attentive.

Ranked: tier 3

Toby Stewart - Ropewalk ChambersA personal injury specialist.

Ranked: tier 3

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Property

At Ropewalk Chambers, the property team is instructed in a wide range of matters including possession claims, boundary and easement disputes as well as dilapidation claims. Tom Carter recently represented a claimant, as a junior alone, in a Court of Appeal case against National Rail concerning liability under the law of nuisance for encroachment by Japanese knotweed rhizomes.

Leading Juniors

Tom Carter - Ropewalk ChambersParticularly recommended for cases involving Japanese knotweed.

Ranked: tier 1

Andrew McNamara - Ropewalk ChambersAn excellent advocate who has a very good manner with clients.

Ranked: tier 2

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