Fiona Todd


Year of Call 2014



General Profile


Fiona is a member at chambers’ Newcastle-upon-Tyne branch. She studied law at the University of Edinburgh which included a year at the University of Toulouse in France. Following this, she completed the Graduate Diploma in Law and Bar Professional Training Course at Northumbria University. She accepts instructions in all areas of chambers’ practice and is willing to travel to meet her clients’ needs.

 

Areas of Emphasis

 

Insolvency - all aspects of both corporate and individual insolvency, including all stages of winding-up and bankruptcy.

 

Commercial chancery - all aspects of commercial litigation, applications, construction of contracts, sale of goods, partnership and guarantees.

 

General chancery and company - all aspects of company law, family provision, wills and trusts.

 

Property - all aspects including conveyancing, mortgages / charges, easements and restrictive covenants. Landlord and tenant - residential and business, possession, secured and assured tenancies.


Career and Associations

 

Bar Professional Training Course (Outstanding): 2013 – 2014

Trinity Chambers Prize for Best Overall Student on the BPTC: 2014

Parklane Plowden Prize for Excellence in Advocacy: 2014

Dean’s Award Scholarship for the BPTC: 2013 - 2014

Graduate Diploma in Law: 2012 – 2013

Law (LLB) Hons, University of Edinburgh: 2007 - 2011