Mark Blackett-Ord


Mark Blackett-Ord is an advisor, arbitrator and advocate experienced in trusts, partnership, professional negligence, ecclesiastical law and general Chancery litigation.

He is a leading authority on the law of partnership including venture capital funds and other limited partnerships and LLPs. His â??encyclopedic knowledge and crisp no-nonsense approach â?? is noted in the directories. He has appeared in more recent partnership cases in the High Court and Court of Appeal than any other English counsel.

He has appeared in a number of notable cases in the area of Property, Company Law and Probate. He advises on trusts including family provision and proprietary estoppel and acts in cases of professional negligence relating to solicitors, barristers, accountants, surveyors, brokers, architects and other professionals. He often accepts and advises in difficult and abstruse cases, for instance matters relating to clubs, corpses and unorthodox personal relationships.

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Chancery Bar Association
Association of Partnership Practitioners
Ecclesiastical Judges Association