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Falcon Chambers

Telecommunications

3 ranked barristersBand 3London (Bar)UK Bar 2022 View ranking table
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Client service:

Falcon Chambers is a market-leading real estate set that leverages its property law expertise in telecommunications sector disputes. Its barristers act in cases at the intersection of property law and telecoms, and regularly advise landowners and service providers with regard to the application of the new Electronic Communications Code. Their broad-based expertise encompasses cases relating to the installation of electronic communications apparatus, as well as matters concerning lease renewals and equipment allocations. Both silks and juniors frequently appear before the Upper Tribunal, as well as the Court of Appeal.
"I consider that our firm has good links with the clerking team, who are always very friendly and efficient and go the extra mile to push through urgent work." Johnathan Stannard is the senior clerk.

Strengths:

Oliver Radley-Gardner QC
Oliver Radley-Gardner QC is highlighted as an excellent choice for real estate-linked telecoms cases. His proven sector knowledge also earns him roles on the operator side of advisory mandates relating to the implementation of the new Electronic Communications Code. Radley-Gardner earns praise for his knowledge of the Code and for his advocacy skills.
"He is extremely knowledgeable in the telecommunications sector and is very client-friendly; he always makes clients feel comfortable when advising in conferences." "He is really strong in his advocacy." "He has a very deep understanding of the Code and really thinks through the best way to approach the point."
Recent work: Acted for Cornerstone in University of London v Cornerstone Telecommunications Infrastructure, a Court of Appeal case. The decision established the right to inspect as a precursor to seeking agreement to install apparatus.

Strengths:

Stephanie Tozer QC
Stephanie Tozer QC is noted for her expertise in handling disputes concerning the installation of telecoms apparatus on land. Combining her strong skills in property litigation and her expert understanding of the Electronic Communications Code, she frequently represents high-profile service providers and mobile infrastructure companies in their disputes with landowners.
"She is very approachable, extremely bright and a strategic thinker." "She is excellent in her technical abilities, but also has a very professional and likeable manner when addressing the tribunal or giving advice to clients."
Recent work: Instructed by Vodafone in a lease renewal dispute with Portsmouth Water over a mast site.

Strengths:

Wayne Clark
Wayne Clark is well regarded for his expertise in cases relating to the Electronic Communications Code (ECC), and draws praise for his high level of technical knowledge and written contributions on the subject. He provides strategic advice on the ECC and frequently acts in tribunal cases for both telecoms operators and landowners.
"A very good manner with clients." "His experience and knowledge acting for landowners under the new Code is unrivalled." "A hugely respected and experienced barrister with wide and vast experience including a strong reputation in telecommunications."
Recent work: Acted for Compton Beauchamp in a case clarifying the application of the ECC in imposing conditions upon landowners.

Telecommunications

Falcon Chambers

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Location

Falcon Court

London

Greater London

UK

EC4Y 1AA

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Silks (QC)

London (Bar)

Telecommunications


Oliver Radley-Gardner QC
New Silks
Stephanie Tozer QC
Band 3

Juniors

London (Bar)

Telecommunications


Wayne Clark
Band 2