Tristan Ward Partner

Tristan is head of the private client property group. He has over 20 years' experience advising on all aspects of residential and rural property and related matters.

Having been a farmer himself he has practical experience of, and a particular interest in, the wide diversity of law affecting rural and agricultural property. 

Tristan’s clients are as diverse as the properties they deal with. They deal in real estate for pleasure and profit and come from all four corners of the world, requiring advice not only as to the transactional process, but also as to the most efficient ways of acquiring, holding, managing and disposing of their interest.

What people are saying


"Tristan Ward's 'technical knowledge on property is almost superhuman and he is good at switching between the macro and the micro of a deal.'"

Chambers UK 2018

"He has experience as a partner in a farming business and has a broad range of country property expertise, with sources praising his ability to 'see the practical implications of his advice'."

Chambers UK 2018

"Tristan is 'extremely calm, knowledgeable and practical'."

The UK Legal 500 2017

"Tristan Ward is 'measured, thoughtful and bright,' enthuses a source."

Chambers HNW 2017

"Department head Tristan Ward is praised by clients for his hands-on approach and technical knowledge. 'He has got a very good combination of a very sharp legal brain and experience in larger rural transactions,' interviewees say."

Chambers UK 2016

"'He provided very practical advice - he is a farmer himself, so his knowledge of active farming is second to none'."

Chambers UK 2016