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Sue Haylock

Solicitor - Dispute Resolution


Sue's Teams

Dispute Resolution, Agriculture, Commercial Dispute Resolution


Profile/Experience

Sue is a senior solicitor in the dispute resolution department based at the Shrewsbury office.

Sue has over 25 years post qualification experience in general civil litigation and for the last 15 years has specialised in property litigation. She acts for a wide range of clients including landlords of commercial and residential property, landed estates and NFU members.

Sue has experience in disputes arising from the sale of land, options, trusts of land claims, rights of way, boundaries, claims for possession of residential and commercial property, rent arrears and forfeiture, claims for possession against trespassers, disputes as to the construction of commercial leases. She also has experience of dealing with claims before the First Tier Tribunal, claims under the Mobile Homes Act and claims against the Land Registry.

She is a member of The Property Litigation Association.

Sue has considerable experience of resolving matters through mediation.

Sue’s reported cases include:-

Kuppusami-v-Kuppusami and Halifax plc [2002] EWHC 2785 CH – acting for the mortgagee in a dispute between father and son where father claimed an overriding interest and breach of constructive trust.

James-v-Thomas [2007] EWCA Civ 1212 – acted for the successful defendant in a claim which reached the Court of Appeal regarding constructive trusts and proprietary estoppel.

Bywater Properties Investments LLP and others –v-Oswestry Town Council [2014] EWHC 310 (Ch) – acting for the successful defendant in a claim concerning the construction of the rent review provisions in a lease of commercial premises. 

Client Testimonials

They simplified the appeal process for me considerably

- Mr Griffiths

Under difficult circumstances from the moment I walked in, I was the only person that mattered. She could not do enough for me. Kind and compassionate. Thank you so much.

- Mrs J McMillan, Telford

Everyone was kind and understanding, she was brilliant - explained every part of the procedure. Totally recommend Lanyon Bowdler's services.

- Mrs A Harris, Ludlow

Politeness, clarity of information.

- Mr C Pudge, Worcester

Knowledge of all issues regarding house purchase. Used you before four years ago and you're still performing to a high standard.

- Mrs J Ward & Dr J Jenkins, Shrewsbury

Client Quotes

Great communication and persistence with difficult defendant.

- Mr J Partington, Whitchurch

Very patient - my own records weren't the best.

- Mr J Pearson, Oswestry

I had requested information and advice from various other solicitors prior to calling Lanyon Bowdler and found that she was the only one to take the time and explain how the Help to Buy ISA worked.

- Mr M Shaw & Miss G Frankfort, Market Drayton

Detailed and up to date knowledge of our case throughout the whole process.

- Mr P Hill & Dr L Hill, Lincoln

Communication surrounding my injury claim was excellent with other departments within the firm.

- Mrs L Dowbiggin, Much Wenlock

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...