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Michele Freyne is 'extremely commercial' and gives 'timely and well-constructed advice.' She has experience assisting blue-chip corporate clients and high net worth individuals with a broad array of complex property-related disputes.

Real Estate - Chambers UK 2020

Michele Freyne is an expert in real estate and leasehold disputes, acting for a number of high-profile blue chip clients. 

Michele is highly regarded for her well developed technical knowledge. Michele has been the lead partner in a number of reported cases. 

Michele acts for high-net-worth individuals on divorce and separation. Her cases often involve an analysis of complex financial structures, division of assets, and jurisdictional issues. Michele also advises on disputes between unmarried couples and pre-nuptial and post-nuptial settlements. Michele is a member of Resolution.

Michele is a member of the Property Litigation Association.

She is a regular contributor to professional journals, other publications in her field and speaks at conferences on property-related matters. 

Recent work
  • Marlbray Limited: acting for a subsidiary of Park Plaza Hotels in successfully defending a claim by defaulting purchasers that their contracts were void.
  • HMV Music Limited v Mount Eden Land Limited: acting for the successful claimant in determining Rent in Renewal proceedings.
  • Regency Flats v Boatport Limited: acting for the successful defendant in resisting a claim for multi-million pound damages.
  • BW Trading Limited v N Limited: acting for the Defendant successfully resisting a claim for damages and/or specific performance arising out of a Development Contract.
  • Michele is listed as a key lawyer and a leading individual in Property Litigation by Legal 500 2020.
  • Michele was ranked in Real Estate Litigation - London in Chambers and Partners 2019.
  • Michele was recognised in London Real Estate- Property Litigation by Legal 500 2019.
  • Michele was inducted into The Legal 500's Hall of Fame which is for individuals that have been recommended both by clients and other practitioners. 
  • Michele was awarded the Woman in Law Award in Lawyer Monthly 2018.


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