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Record details

Simon Trees
Job title and company
Partner, Nelsons Solicitors
Section and channel

Simon Trees qualified as a solicitor in 2000 and joined Nelsons as a Partner in 2011. Specialising in in dispute resolution, property and construction litigation and cross jurisdiction disputes, Simon has extensive experience in tackling the difficulties inherent with multi-jurisdiction contracts and the recovery of cross jurisdiction debts. Simon regularly advises in property disputes, including:

  • commercial rent and service charge recovery;
  • possession proceedings, distraint and forfeiture;
  • repair claims (dilapidations) during a lease and at the determination of a lease;
  • actions relating to breaches of covenant;
  • break options;
  • recovery of land or premises from unlawful occupiers or squatters;
  • boundaries, rights of way or nuisance claims ;
  • adverse possession actions; and
  • Party Wall Act disputes.
Company biography

Nelsons Solicitors Limited, solicitors in Derby, Leicester and Nottingham, has strength across the region. The firm is noted in Legal 500 2014 for its work in construction and property-related disputes. Leicester-based Simon Trees leads the team. Legal 500 2013 noted 'Nelsons Solicitors Limited’s Simon Trees is very efficient, measured and sensible in his approach to problem solving, and handles property, insolvency and professional negligence disputes'. Simon was also a ‘Ranked Individual’ in Chambers 2014.