Caroline Baines

Caroline Baines

Solicitor – admitted 1991

"Extremely efficient in handling cases and adopts a sensible and pragmatic approach to negotiations"
Chambers 2005

"An absolute brain on the CAP"
Chambers 2004


Caroline is a Consultant Professional Support Lawyer in the Agriculture team. She joined Michelmores in October 2016.

Caroline has spent 25 years specialising in agricultural law, covering a broad range of issues including agricultural and commercial tenancies, farm sales, EU subsidies and schemes and farm business structures. She has drafted agricultural precedent documentation for many firms of Chartered Surveyors, Solicitors and National Institutions.

Caroline is a contributor to LexisNexis Encyclopaedia of Forms and Precedents Volumes 2(1) Agricultural Tenancies, 2(2) Agriculture and 2(3) Allotments Smallholdings and Gardens. She is also a joint contributing author of Agricultural Law Tax and Finance Quotas and Subsidies chapter.