Judith Rountree

Senior Associate, Dispute Resolution

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Judith is a Senior Associate at Gardner Leader in the Contested Probate and Property Litigation Teams.

Judith joined Gardner Leader in 2009 as a solicitor in the firm’s Litigation team. She has since specialised in Contested Probate and Property Litigation matters. During 2013 Judith commenced the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS) course and won the LawNet national award for Young Lawyer of the Year the same year. Judith became a Senior Associate on 1 July 2016.

Judith deals extensively with trusts and inheritance issues including disputed Wills, Inheritance Act claims, undue influence, rectification Wills and testamentary capacity issues. Judith also acts on behalf of charities not only in respect of contested legacies, but also debt and property disputes.

Judith also advises on a wide range of property litigation disputes such as Landlord and Tenant breaches of covenant, business lease renewals, service charge disputes, dilapidations, recovery of rent arrears, property related contractual disputes, boundary disputes, nuisance issues, adverse possession and misrepresentation relating to land.

In addition to the above Judith also has an interest in Inquest work, in particular military related inquests.

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Judith Rountree
Senior Associate, Dispute Resolution