Simon Whitfield

Call 2009

whitfield@exchangechambers.co.uk

“He is good at cutting through the chaff and getting to the real points.”

Chambers and Partners 2020
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Property and Planning

Simon has a growing property and planning practice. He adopts a practical, pragmatic, commercial approach.

Property & Planning Cases

Acting in contested possession proceedings for Banks

Pursuing through to trial a possession claim of a Bank where the claim raised novel points concerning unregistered interests. Permission granted to appeal to the Court
of Appeal

Acting for local authorities in claims under the Building Act 1984 concerning dangerous structures

Advising a client concerning a contested easement/right of way

Advising a landlord on the meaning and interpretation of break clauses in a lease