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Chambers of Michael Furness QC

8 NEW SQUARE, LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3QP, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7306 0102
Fax:
Fax 020 7306 0095
DX:
311 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.wilberforce.co.uk

Tiffany Scott QC

Tel:
Work 020 7306 0102
Email:
Wilberforce Chambers (Chambers of Michael Furness QC)

Work Department

Chancery (general); Chancery (commercial); Property

Position

Barrister with experience of a broad range of commercial and traditional Chancery work, with particular expertise in trusts and estates litigation (member of STEP), property litigation (including landlord and tenant), and professional liability claims. Practice covers general business litigation of all kinds, often with an international element, including fund and partnership disputes, claims against fiduciaries, and claims arising out of insolvency (particularly developer or landlord/tenant insolvency) and civil fraud. Has appeared before courts and tribunals at all levels, including un-led in the Privy Council (Kelly v Fraser [2012] UKPC 25 – estoppel claim relating to Jamaican pension fund).

Career

Called 1998; Middle Temple; contributor to ‘Butterworths’ Civil Court Precedents’; contributing editor of Hill and Redman’s ‘Law of Landlord and Tenant’; co-author of Hill and Redman’s ‘The Commonhold and Leasehold Reform Act 2002’.

Member

Chancery Bar Association; Property Bar Association; Professional Negligence Bar Association; Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners; Bar Pro Bono Panel.

Education

Oxford University (BA (Hons), Exhibitioner); College of Law, Guildford (CPE (Distinction), best tort paper); Diplock Scholarship, Middle Temple; Laurence Kingsley Prize for Excellence in Drafting and Pleading, Inns of Court School of Law.


London Bar

Private client: trusts and probate

Within: Private client: trusts and probate – 2018 silks

Tiffany Scott QC - Wilberforce ChambersExcellent attention to detail and a good calming way with clients.

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Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – 2018 silks

Tiffany Scott QC - Wilberforce ChambersSuperb.

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Property litigation and agriculture

Within: Property litigation – 2018 silks

Tiffany Scott QC - Wilberforce ChambersCalm and methodical, her written advice is clear and concise.

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