Joe Payne

Partner
joe.payne@kattenlaw.co.uk
London Office
p+44 (0) 20 7776 7638
vCard View PDF
Overview

Joe Payne, a partner in Katten Muchin Rosenman UK LLP, is a commercial litigator. He acts primarily for commercial clients across a range of sectors, including real estate and financial services.

Joe is regularly recognised in the Legal 500 and Chambers UK directories and has been praised as being “impressively commercial,” for “command[ing] respect across the market” and for his “focused advice and strong commercial understanding.” Most recently, Joe has been described as being “a property insolvency guru—a lawyer who never gives in, he is tenacious and impossible to ignore” and as an “excellent lawyer who fights his cause well on landlord and tenant disputes, amongst other matters.”

Joe is a solicitor advocate and appears regularly in the High Court. He undertakes all forms of alternative dispute resolution, including arbitration, mediation and expert determination.

Shown below is a selection of Joe’s engagements.

Experience
  • Securing in the Privy Council the dismissal of proceedings commenced in Gibraltar by a US trustee in bankruptcy.
  • Obtaining a worldwide freezing injunction relating to assets owned by an employee who had been stealing from her employer.
  • Securing the discharge of a worldwide freezing injunction obtained in relation to an Irish property transaction.
  • Enforcement of covenants relating to valuable parking rights benefitting a substantial West End property.
  • Obtaining an injunction preventing a development that would breach a right of light.
  • Acting in an ICC arbitration relating to a mine in Africa.
  • Obtaining in England a judgment against a BVI company and enforcing that judgement overseas.
  • Arbitrations concerning rent review provisions in leases.

Recognition

Chambers UK, 2014, 2016
Legal 500 - UK Individual, 2014

Education

  • BVC, Inns of Court School of Law
  • PGDL, Nottingham Law School
  • BA, University of Cambridge

Bar Admissions

  • England and Wales

Recognition

2014, 2016
2014
Previous Next

Memberships

  • Property Litigation Association
Katten Websites   Careers  |  Alumni  |  Mobile Site
Contact Us   Offices  |  Media Center  |  People  |  Email
Legal Notices   Disclaimer  |  Privacy Policy  |  Attorney Advertising
Contact Us