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Carlton Rae Carlton Rae
Consultant Litigator

Carlton has almost 20 years of experience as a litigator and was a partner in a Thames Valley law firm before joining Setfords in 2018.

Carlton has particular expertise in property litigation including:-

  • Breaches of Commercial Leases
  • Tenancy disputes
  • Rent arrears
  • Possession proceedings
  • Disputes between co-owners
  • Boundaries
  • Party Walls
  • Rights of Way
  • Neighbour disputes
  • Builders disputes
  • Dilapidations

Carlton is experienced in just about every area of litigation and during his career he has acted in eight cases significant enough to be recorded in the law reports - all of which he won. In addition to his property work Carlton also acts in:-

  • Contract disputes,
  • Debt actions
  • Fraud
  • Insolvency
  • Disputes between shareholders, directors or business partners
  • Securing judgments by way of Charging Order

In Small Claims (ie disputes over sums less that £10,000) Carlton is happy to act on a Fixed Cost basis either as his client’s legal representative in proceedings or acting as an adviser on any part of the proceedings where the client wishes to act in person.

Legal 500 2017 Edition: Carlton’s “knowledge, commitment, drive and communication are exemplary.’

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