James Ayliffe QC
Much praised for his approach to property cases and his effectiveness as a communicator. He is the editor of a leading landlord and tenant practitioner text and he regularly handles high-value property disputes including cases relating to real estate finance deals. He is able to act in cases spanning a range of jurisdictions.
"A fantastic mind; he brings together the financial and real estate worlds seamlessly." "He gives concise advice, which saves time and instils confidence."
Recent work: Represented a major US engineering company in defence of a multimillion-pound claim for alleged breach of a conditional contract for the sale and purchase of land for the construction of a new manufacturing facility in the North of England.