Vanessa Babington

Associate Barrister

  • Education: University of Cambridge, Classics (MA)
  • Admitted: The Bar of England and Wales, 2008


Vanessa recently joined the Real Estate Disputes team and advises on contentious matters relating to property. Vanessa has dealt with a range of issues that arise for landowners, investors and developers including issues arising in relation to: land designation; rights of way and easements generally; covenants; boundaries; rights of light; and trespass. Vanessa has also dealt with various aspects of management work including break options, alienation, tenant default, service charge disputes and construction of property documents.

Publications and speaking engagements

Vanessa has given talks and in-house training to clients on various matters and has had articles published in the Property Law Journal and other publications.   


  • Property Litigation Association
  • Association of Women in Property

On a personal note

Outside of work, Vanessa enjoys keeping active by cycling, swimming, going to the gym and ballet classes.

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