Pam Johns-coodes-launceston

Pam Johns

Partner, Team Leader (Rural Services)

Specialist Areas

  • Sale and purchase of farms as a whole or in lots
  • Farm business tenancies
  • Rights of way
  • Property aspects of business transfers
  • Sales and purchases of both freehold and leasehold properties


Pam specialises in handling complex rural properties, including the sale and purchase of farms and farmland. This includes dealing with farm business tenancies, refinancing etc and splitting of farms and farm lands as part of matrimonial settlements or succession planning.

Recent case: Complicated farm purchase … Read more

Purchase of farm and farmland in West Devon for a client, including dealing with complex aspects around commons rights, boundary issues and unadopted accessways.

Recent case: Farm purchase including common land … Read more

Sale of a farm in Cornwall 2019 which benefited from a large area of common land where there were different buyers for different parcels of the farm.

Recent case: Sale of equestrian property with holiday cottages … Read more

Sale of a small equestrian set up in North West Devon which included two holiday cottages.

Recent case: Transfer of farmland between farming partners and associated work around financing … Read more

Recently acting for a client to split the farmland between farming partners in conjunction with their Bank, and the complexities around the redemption of mortgages or release of land from mortgages.

Qualifications and Accreditations

  • Qualified as a solicitor in 1994
  • Country Land and Business Association Limited
  • Fellow of the Agricultural Law Association
  • Trustee and present Chair and Company Secretary of the Holsworthy Community Property Trust
  • Recommended in Chambers & Partners
  • Recommended in Legal 500