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Edward Nutting

Partner - Commercial Property


Edward's Teams

Agriculture, Commercial & Agricultural Property


Profile/Experience

Edward joined Lanyon Bowdler in April 2018 as a partner in the Commercial & Agricultural Property Department and will be based in Oswestry and Conwy. Prior to joining Lanyon Bowdler he previously worked at Hibberts LLP, heading up their Agriculture and Rural Practice Department.

Areas of expertise;

  • The sale and purchase of farms and estates including sales by Auction
  • Business structures for your farming or diversification business
  • Sale and purchase of commercial property and businesses 
  • Various types of leases
  • Estate and succession planning
  • Land law issues relating to common land, sporting rights, manorial rights, complex means of holding and organising land, easements, profits à-prendre, water abstraction, drainage and fishing
  • Mortgages 
  • Tenancies under the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 and Agricultural Tenancies Act 1995 including rent reviews, repairing obligations etc. 
  • Representation at the Agricultural Land Tribunal in Wales and the First Tier Tribunal (Property Chamber) Agricultural. 
  • Option agreement and overage 
  • Succession and Succession Planning under the AHA 1986
  • Basic payment scheme, rural development and agri-environment agreements
  • Sale of minerals

Edward is able to meet clients at Lanyon Bowdler’s convenient meeting rooms in Conwy North Wales as well as at any of the firm’s offices in Shropshire.

He is a member of the Agricultural Law Association and a regional coordinator for North Wales. Edward is also a Fellow of Agricultural Law Association following successful completion of the ALA’s examination in London in December 2015, and has since become a member of council for the ALA.

Edward is secretary of his local agricultural show, a member of the royal welsh agricultural show advisory committee, a member of the Eryri Young Farmers Club Management Committee and a past Farming Connect Rural Leadership scholar. He is also a member of the NFU, FUW and CLA which helps in advising clients and looking after their interests.

Recommendations

The 2019 edition of Chambers UK states: ' Edward Nutting handles the sale and purchase of farms and estates, with substantial expertise in land law generally. Commentators note that "he has a big following and is well thought of."

Client Testimonials

Going beyond the responsibility expected to ensure the satisfaction of the client.

- Mr Shaw, Hereford

How easy it was to speak to her and she explained the situation to me in ways that I could understand.

- Mrs S Mizrahi, Hereford

Very personable solicitor who spoke in plain English and was approachable.

- Mr J Hughes, Church Stretton

Very polite, easy to talk to and were always there when I needed answers.

- Mr M Wood, Hereford

We were kept up to date with progress and probate was compleated within the estimated time

- Mr Edwards, Worcester

Client Quotes

She replied to my emails and concerns almost immediately, including evenings and weekends!

- Mrs E Turner, Hereford

A very good service - it simplified the appeal process for me considerably which went very smoothly.

- Mr P Griffiths, Telford

Great communication and persistence with difficult defendant.

- Mr J Partington, Whitchurch

She was supportive and very helpful - will be recommending to others who need a similar service.

- Mrs E Sumner, Telford

We found they always listened to what we had to say and replied in Queens English without a lot of legal jargon.

- Mr J Manley & Mrs B Manley, Craven Arms

Latest Case Study

04 Oct 2018

Successful Application for Contract to be Terminated

D was injured in a road traffic collision several years ago and his personal injury claim settled for several million...