Practice Areas: Experienced Agricultural Solicitor, with a Masters degree in Agriculture Law, advising on terms of agricultural tenancies and farming partnerships and disputes. Also agricultural quotas and subsidies, Single Payment Scheme entitlements system, Entry and Higher Level Environmental Stewardship, and associated land transfers/acquisitions, and sales, purchases, remortgages and inter-family transfers of farm land. Also advising on commercial leases and residential lettings of farm buildings and property, complicated first registrations of large estates, granting of easements/wayleaves, telecommunications masts, and granting of development options whether for renewable energy inc. solar panels, wind farms/single turbines, residential, leisure, development or forestry uses.
Professional Memberships: Ordinary Member of Agricultural Law Association. Member of the Law Society. Professional member of both the National Farmers' Union and the Country Land & Business Association.
Career: Specialist in Agricultural and Rural Business law. Partner and Head of Agricultural & Rural Business Department, Brethertons LLP, Banbury.
Publications: Bulletin, Agricultural Law Association.
Personal: Farming family background.