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Edmund Farrell
Year of Call: 1981


Edmund Farrell

  • Year of call: 1981



Ed is a highly qualified and experienced barrister with exceptional know-how in many areas of civil and chancery litigation, international law, commercial and property law, divorce, civil partnership and cohabitee property cases and the European Convention of Human Rights.

He is an accomplished advocate and draftsman of documents in Court and Tribunals for the following areas of law:

  • European Union and Human Rights Law
  • General commercial and contract cases, partnership, pensions and insurance
  • Property law including land, landlord & tenant, commercial leases and housing cases
  • Banking, mortgage possession proceedings and guarantees
  • Insolvency and bankruptcy
  • Unmarried couples' disputes over property and assets
  • Divorce and civil partnership disputes over property and assets
  • Child cases involving care proceedings
  • Cases on international abduction of a child by a parent
  • Employment - unfair dismissal and wrongful dismissal cases
  • Challenging the decisions of education or other tribunals via judicial review
  • General torts including negligence and nuisance
  • Libel and slander

In addition to the above, Ed has 30 years of know-how in all of the following areas of Litigation:

  • Judicial Review (JR)
  • Environment Law
  • Housing
  • Debt Recovery
  • Planning Permission
  • Mental Health
  • Court of Protection
  • Education Appeals
  • Building Law

Ed has appeared as an advocate across the Courts of England and Wales as well as at the European Court of Human Rights at Strasbourg.  He has appeared in many reported cases in the High Court and Court of Appeal.

He is a graduate in law from the University of Leeds and holds a Masters degree in human rights and international law from the University of Cambridge. He also holds the Postgraduate Diploma in European Union law from King's College, London. He holds UK and Irish Citizenship.

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