Ian Beeby

Call: 2008

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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

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.


  • The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn


French (conversational)


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