Miles Croally

Call: 1987

Miles is a civil practitioner with extensive experience in a wide range of civil litigation, in County Court, High Court (Queen’s Bench and Chancery Divisions) and Court of Appeal. Regularly instructed by Secretary of State for Transport (DVLA). Accredited mediator for mediation/ADR.

Miles is able to accept instructions directly from members of the public within his specialist practice areas.

If you would like more information about Miles’ practice, please contact his clerks or call +44 (0)20 7405 6114.

Areas of expertise

Banking & finance

Miles’s practice includes complaints against banks, bills of exchange, securities and mortgage possession actions generally.

Company & commercial

Miles’s specialisms include all forms of commercial disputes, including sale of goods, partnerships, restitutionary claims, agency and pre-emptive actions. Also his practice covers a spects of personal and corporate insolvency, including directors’ disqualification proceedings. He also works on claims against insurers and insurance brokers.

Employment

General employment law for both employer and employee, including sex, race and disability discrimination, with particular expertise in TUPE. Drafting of contracts of employment, restrictive covenants etc.  

Public law & local government

Miles is experienced in judicial review and County Court appeals under the Housing Act 1996.

Inheritance & probate

Miles’s work includes contentious inheritance and probate work, including challenging wills on grounds of undue influence, incapacity or lack of knowledge and approval. Drafting of will clauses.

Property

Miles specialises in trusts and land law in general, including boundary disputes and mortgages.

Miles’s property practice also includes:

All property-based professional negligence claims, for claimant or defendant, especially solicitors’ and surveyors’ negligence claims.

All landlord and tenant actions , including succession under the Rent Acts, repairs and relief from forfeiture.

Notable cases

Rankings

Recognised as a leading property junior in Legal 500

Education

Professional memberships

Languages

Miles is fluent in French.