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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

Benjamin Faulkner

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

Position

Barrister practising in a range of commercial and traditional Chancery work, with a particular emphasis on property and pensions work and related professional negligence. He has a wide experience in all of chambers’ other core areas, including insolvency, company, contractual disputes, trusts, wills and probate and other private client matters, civil fraud and general commercial disputes. Recognised as ‘a strong and confident advocate who is well regarded by peers and clients’ who is ‘bright, commercial, easy to work with and responsive’.

Career

Called 2008; Lincoln’s Inn. Publications: A room with a view New Law Journal Vol 160, No 7405, pp245; editor of ‘Hill and Redman’s Law of Landlord and Tenant’ (2014 sections on Commonhold tenure, and unfair terms in tenancy agreements); ‘Butterworths Property Law Handbook’ (2013 10th Edition); ‘Quantification of release fees: principle and practice’ (2012 Development disputes: current issues for property litigators).

Member

Chancery Bar Association; Lord Denning Society; Association of Pension Lawyers; Property Bar Association.

Education

Dulwich College; Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge (2007 BA Law First Class).


London Bar

Pensions

Within: Pensions – Leading juniors

Benjamin Faulkner - Wilberforce ChambersHe has an incredible legal brain and a keen eye for detail.

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Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – leading juniors

Benjamin Faulkner - Wilberforce ChambersHe is very thoughtful and always prepares fully.

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