Eversheds Sutherland

Alison Oldfield

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Acting for an extensive roster of multinational corporate occupiers, investors and developers across the public and private sector Alison has over 25 years' experience of advising on property related problems.

Alison advises on reputationally sensitive disputes. She has acted for several multinational companies particularly in the energy and retail sectors in actions to protect their operations and corporate reputations from disruption by protestor and campaigner groups.

Alison is eminent in public law, regularly advising on judicial review challenges and regulatory investigations. She leads the delivery of litigation and dispute management services to the Education sector.

Her recent experience includes:

Acting as lead advisor to Network Rail on the contentious property aspects of the £1.4bn disposal of its commercial property range of complex and strategic property issues.

Acting for two global corporates in defending group actions arising from claims by local residents alleging noise and odour nuisance.

Acting for various fracking companies on action to protect their operations from disruption from anti- fracking campaigners including obtaining an injunction on behalf of Cuadrilla to prevent high profile protests at its Bowland sites.

Acting for various public bodies and education institutions in the successful defence of judicial review proceedings and regulatory investigations.