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Elizabeth Ovey

| Call 1978

Profile: Property

Experience and Expertise

Elizabeth has included property work in her practice throughout her career and continues to do so. Recent work has included the drafting of standard assured shorthold tenancy documentation, a claim about the conversion and sale of a property which proved to have serious damp problems, a claim to an easement as an overriding interest, the right not having been registered on first registration and having been asserted after the allegedly servient tenement had been sold on and acting for the landlord of commercial property in a claim for arrears of rent and service charge in which a breach of the covenant for quiet enjoyment was asserted.


Cases and Work of Note

Reported cases include:



Member of the working party on the Standard Conditions of Sale (1st to 5th editions) and the Standard Commercial Property Conditions (1st and 2nd editions).



Elizabeth has given talks on topics related to her work at conferences and as part of chambers’ own seminar programme.

Elizabeth Ovey
“Solicitors favour her as she is super-bright and is excellent at giving immediate answers that are always to the point.”

Chambers UK