Vanessa Joll

Vanessa Joll

Partner

DMH Stallard (Guildford)

Wonersh House

The Guildway

Old Portsmouth Road

Guildford

GU3 1LR

A specialist property litigator with over 20 years’ experience, Vanessa’s early career was spent in  central London and she has a well established national practice advising on a broad range of property issues.

Vanessa is known for providing strategic advice on complex multi-party disputes and regularly advises on high value and complex commercial and residential property matters; she has particular expertise in development disputes and property related professional negligence.

Her clients include high profile residential property developers, investors and banks, private individuals and local authorities; the advice they seek includes a range of landlord and tenant disputes, such as business lease renewals, dilapidations claims and rent reviews as well as on issues relating to breaches of restrictive covenants, the scope of easements and rights of way, adverse possession claims, boundary disputes and all areas of leasehold enfranchisement and right to manage claims. 

Vanessa is well known for her skill in resolving complex disputes through mediation, often involving multiple parties; she also regularly has conduct of matters in the High Court and Tribunals. 
Clients appreciate the commercial and practical approach she takes to overcoming their issues which combines with a high level of technical ability and a down-to-earth, relatable manner.

Personal awards

Vanessa is recognised as one of Legal 500's elite list of leading lawyers, and also ranked in Chambers and Partners 2021.

Vanessa Joll gives clear commercial advice and is a very good people person with an excellent legal brain.

Chambers and Partners UK 2022

Vanessa runs a very good team and is very very good with clients. She is understanding, but also firm where necessary. She is an excellent advocate for her clients but well aware of commercial realities.

Legal 500 UK 2022

... She always gives good, practical advice.

Chambers 2021

Personal Awards

Chambers & Partners 2022 (Ranked In - Vanessa Joll)
Legal 500 2022 Leading Individual

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DMH Stallard support The Greenway Foundation at Christmas

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20/12/2021
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DMH Stallard support The Greenway Foundation at Christmas

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20/12/2021
We are pleased to offer our support to families in need this festive season with the delivery of food hampers and presents to families living in poverty in Crawley and Horsham
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