Ian Partridge practises principally in commercial and chancery/property work.
Ian was nominated by Jacky Sellars of LawWorks for the Bar Pro Bono award of 2010. Pro Bono client Jassy Walsh said "Ian Partridge has not only renewed my faith in the legal system but also in people".
Contract (commercial) with particular emphasis on sale of goods and contracts of surety. Commercial chancery work, such as:
Chancery and property work includes:
He also has a basic working knowledge of the tax provisions impacting on the above.
He also undertakes general chancery and professional (especially legal) negligence work. Ian is known for the intellectual rigour he brings to bear on the most complex legal problems. His instructions frequently have a private international law aspect.
Aston Cantlow PCC v Wallbank  3 WLR 283 (HL) and  Ch 51 (CA)
- chancel repairs and the Human Rights Act
Bratton Seymour Services Ltd v Oxborough  BCLC 693 (CA)
- company law/landlord and tenant
General Guarantee Corporation Ltd v East Anglian Finance LTL 25/6/99 (CA)
- sale of goods/trespass to goods
Jeffrey v Gretton and Russell  WTLR 809 (CH.D)
- defence of trustees charged with breach of duty.
R v Sheffield HBRB (1994) 28 HLR 36 (QB)
- Housing Benefit and trusts of land
MA (Oxon), Scholar