Mr Luke Barnes

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Experienced in civil and family litigation and equally at home providing persuasive advocacy or carefully reasoned advice, Luke frequently gives seminars and contributes articles to legal publications. His practice includes trusts of land, proprietary estoppel, capacity and undue influence - often in the shadow of separation, divorce, bankruptcy or death. 


Real property and trusts of land

Co-ownership, cohabitants' and family property disputes

Resulting and constructive trusts, proprietary estoppel

Undue influence, capacity

Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996

Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975

Mental Capacity Act 2005



Qualifications, Appointments

MA (Hons) Classics, New College, Unviersity of Oxford

MA in Law, City University