Bruce Monnington
Year of call: 1989

An approachable and experienced property/chancery counsel, combining a strong technical understanding of the law with an ability to protect and pursue the real interests of the client. Bruce has broad experience, including practising for 5 years in Lincoln’s Inn and being chief legal adviser at the Country Land & Business Association for 7 years.

Areas of practice

  • Property: land law, landlord and tenant, agricultural and rural law, trusts and private client.
  • Probate & Inheritance: wills, trusts and administration of estates, and Inheritance Act claims.
  • Public law: commons, public rights of way, town and village greens, environment and planning.

His work

Bruce acts for a wide range of clients, including private individuals, businesses, local authorities, surveyors and public access clients, attracting work both regionally and nationally.

He appears in a variety of forums, including courts at all levels, the property tribunal, arbitrations and public inquiries, and regularly acts in mediations.


What others say

"Advises on complex issues with great clarity": The Legal 500 2015

Clear and concise”: The Legal 500 2014

Rated as Tier One Agricultural and Rural Law counsel: Chambers & Partners 2014 

LLM: University College London MA: City MA: York Member: Property Bar Association Chancery Bar Association Agricultural Law Association (elected Council member)
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