Commercial and property specialist barrister joins 3PB’s expanding Birmingham team

Neil Fawcett (2006 call) has joined 3PB‘s leading Commercial and Property teams. Neil  has a broad commercial and chancery practice and will be based in 3PB’s Birmingham Office in the landmark Colmore Building.

In the property arena Neil acts for individuals, private companies and public bodies in relation to commercial property disputes, including multi-day High Court and County Court trials and has experience of trials in the property tribunal.

In banking and financial services litigation Neil has dealt with a wide range of litigation for banks/financial institutions as well as for companies and individuals.

Neil specialises in all types of commercial/business contracts, especially where contentious issues have arisen to do with construction of terms, formation, breach and termination, the adequacy of consideration, the law of compromise, penalty and exclusion clauses, misrepresentation, mistake, fraud, forgery, estoppel arguments, assignment and the imposition of trusts and fiduciary duties.

Neil previously practiced at St Philips and St Ives Chambers and also sits as a Deputy District Judge.

3PB Civil Director James Parks commented: “3PB are delighted to welcome Neil to our Birmingham office, he has a proven track record with an enviable client list and we look forward to working with Neil moving forward.”

3PB’s Head of Chambers David Berkley QC said: “Neil adds another dimension to our Commercial and Property teams, bringing a wealth of experience across key practice areas. He has a proven record in providing quality advocacy and advice as well as providing excellent client care."

For more information contact Neil’s clerking team clerks.birmingham@3pb.co.uk.