Simon McIlroy

Simon McIlroy

Legal Director
Bath 2 Queen Square Bath BA1 2HQ
Mobile 07407619624

Legal Director

Simon is a Legal Director in the Thrings Property Litigation team, advising both companies and individuals on contentious property matters, always taking a commercial approach to the resolution of disputes.

In commercial property, Simon acts for landlords and tenants in issues arising during and at the end of leases. His client base also includes developers and those affected by the development of land.

Simon regularly helps private clients with property issues that they encounter, including cohabitation / trust disputes, disputed contracts, misrepresentation and professional negligence claims related to property.

In recent years, Simon has gained significant experience advising on telecoms issues arising out of the Electronic Communications Code.

  • Family Issues
  • Professional negligence
  • Property disputes
  • Corporate Occupiers
  • Dilapidations
  • Property Dispute Resolution
  • Private Rights of Way
  • Pension fund property
  • Retail Commercial Property
  • Residential Developers & Landowners

  • Managed the property assets of a PLC landlord, handling lease renewals / terminations, dilapidations, rent review and breach of covenant issues;
  • Advised a national housebuilder on a range of development related issues, including conditional contracts, adverse possession and easement issues;
  • Secured settlement for a developer in a professional negligence claim against a firm of solicitors;
  • Acted for a telecoms operator seeking to acquire sites under the Electronic Communications Code;
  • Successfully defended a misrepresentation claim brought against an individual in connection with their property sale;
  • Acted in unmarried couple cohabitation disputes and a family dispute involving allegations of fraud.