Philip has a wide ranging commercial chancery practice which includes advocacy, drafting and advisory work in both non-contentious and contentious business and property related matters.
He has wide experience in property law, wills, trusts and estates, including claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975, together with associated areas of work.
Within the property field his practice includes restrictive covenants, rights of way and other easements, adverse possession, claims involving rectification of the Land Register, co-ownership and trusts, mortgages, LPA Receivers, commercial tenancies including renewals, residential tenancies and leasehold enfranchisement, construction of covenants, dilapidations, forfeiture and relief.
Commercial and business dispute areas include sale of goods, building disputes, partnership and insolvency work.
He appears regularly in the Chancery and Queen’s Bench Divisions of the High Court, the County Court, and before more specialised tribunals such as the First Tier Tribunal (Property Chamber).
He accepts instructions through the Bar Council’s Public Access Scheme in appropriate cases.
BA (Lond) former solicitor
Chancery Bar Association
Property Bar Association
Philip Brown is an independent self-employed barrister registered with the Bar Standards Board of England (ref. no 27716 ); whose practice is governed by the Code of Conduct of the Bar of England and Wales which code can be found at www.barstandardsboard.org.uk; has full professional liability insurance provided by the Bar Mutual Indemnity Fund Limited (ref BM 2930/062) (details of the world-wide cover are provided at www.barmutual.co.uk); is registered for VAT (reg. no. 649 7187 84); and can be contacted during chambers opening hours by telephone at 02074045055 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.