Chris Taunt Consultant Solicitor

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Contact Details

“Practical and uncomplicated to deal with, according to sources. He has a strong reputation in the development and licensed property sectors.”

Chambers UK A Client's Guide to the Legal Profession, 2011
Chris has many years’ experience specialising in residential property development work.

Main areas of practice

He helps clients to acquire, develop and sell large development sites, negotiate options, conditional contracts, collaboration agreements, planning and infrastructure agreements and disposals.


Chris' clients include major commercial and residential developers, housing associations and investors.

Significant experience

He also acts for private landowners on the grant of long-term options to developers. 


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