Call: 2001

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Practice

Thomas Entwistle has a Chancery practice focusing particularly on litigation and advisory work in the following areas:

  • probate
  • administration of estates
  • family provision
  • trusts
  • related taxation
  • Court of Protection
  • professional negligence

He regularly appears in the High Court and County Courts.

 

Notable Cases

  • Brudenell-Bruce v Moore and Cotton [2012] EWHC 1024 (Ch) with Penelope Reed QC – acted for the trustees of the Savernake estate in their dispute with the Earl of Cardigan concerning the ownership of paintings and the self-dealing rule
  • Re S & S [2010] 1 WLR 1082 – appointment of a deputy for property and affairs
  • Ashcroft v Barnsdale [2010] EWHC 1948 – rectification of a deed of variation

 

Professional Memberships

Thomas is a member of the Chancery Bar Association.

 

Publications and Lecturing

Thomas regularly gives talks to solicitors and professional bodies on the areas in which he practises. He is the co-author of A Practitioner's Guide to Trustee Investment, which was published in 2003 by LexisNexis.


Education

Thomas read PPE at St Peter's College, Oxford.