Ian Beeby

Call: 2008

Practice areas

Public Access : Yes

Education

  • BSc (Honours) Physics with Electronics, University of Southampton, 1984
  • LLB (Honours) Law, The Open University, 2005
  • Bar Vocational Course, City Law School, 2008
  • Admitted to the Roll of Solicitors on 1st August 2012
  • Higher Rights of Audience (Criminal, 2013, Civil 2014)
  • Full waiver from pupillage granted in 2014
  • Called to the Bar of Ireland in 2019

Background

Civil practitioner with a highly technical background, having previously worked in the defence electronics and telecommunications sectors as a technologist and management consultant.

Ian specialises in data protection and information privacy (GDPR) and has been advising several clients in relation to compliance with this legislation.

His general civil work includes commercial and contractual disputes, property disputes, insolvency and general debt recovery work. He has experience in landlord and tenant matters.

Ian is particularly suited to matters with a technical background. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Physics, a Chartered Engineer and a Registered European Engineer and is a member of the Institute of Physics Chartered Engineer accreditation panel.

Civil, Common Law and Chancery

Civil common-law practitioner; Contract, Property, Insolvency (Corporate and Individual), Commercial, Housing

Data Protection

Specialist in Data Protection and Information Privacy Law

Reported Cases

Rattan v Carter-Ruck Solicitors [2019] EWHC B9 (Costs) (20 May 2019 amended on 19 June 2019) – this case was reported in the Law Gazette

Raja v van Hoogstraten & ors [2018] EWHC 3261 (Ch); [2018] All ER (D) 57 (Dec)

Elleray v Bourne & Hanning [2018] UKUT 3 (LC); [2018] EGLR 11; [2018] HLR 265

Deborah Ann Cockerton (Trustee in Bankruptcy of Saheeda Begum) v Saheeda Begum [2015] EWHC 2042 (Ch)

Elleray v Bourne & Hanning [2018] UKUUT 3 (LC) – dispute regarding the purchase of a park home and the calculation of site owners’ commission.

Memberships

  • Chancery Bar Association
  • The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn
  • BACFI

Languages

French (conversational)

Interests

Audiophile, wine, amateur radio, classic cars, motor boating

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Ian Beeby
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