isurv authors - Edwards, Josie

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Josie Edwards
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Associate, Michelmores LLP
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Josie is an Associate at Michelmores LLP. She is an experienced agricultural lawyer, providing advice to land owners and occupiers, as well as agricultural businesses.

Josie's contentious practice encompasses a broad range of work, ranging from landlord and tenant matters (both agricultural and residential), farming partnerships, contractual disputes and Common Agricultural Policy scheme issues to real property and trust matters including adverse possession, rights of way and co-ownership disputes.

She is also regularly instructed on non-contentious agricultural matters and is experienced in drafting a wide variety of deeds and agreements relating to the letting of land and farming business structures.   

Josie regularly lectures to the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers and is a member of the Property Litigation Association and the Agricultural Law Association.

Company biography

Michelmores is a fast growing law firm with offices in Exeter, Bristol and on Chancery Lane in London.

It has the largest team of Agricultural lawyers in the country, offering practical and commercial advice to landowners, farming businesses, landed estates, institutions and others with interests in land and the wider rural economy. Two lawyers in the team are dual-qualified, having previously practised as chartered surveyors and the team now boasts two Fellows of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers.

The Agriculture team is assisted by one of the largest and most experienced private client and tax teams outside London. As a full service law firm, the skills and experience of its employment, commercial and energy and renewables teams can be called on to provide comprehensive advice to clients when required.

Michelmores' ability to advise across all rural issues, coupled with experience, ensures that it is seen by many as the leading firm for all legal issues arising in agriculture.