Landlord and Tenant

 

All aspects of litigation and advisory work relating to business, residential and agricultural tenancies including security of tenure, possession claims, forfeiture, unlawful eviction, dilapidations, leasehold enfranchisement, rent control and review, service charges, business tenancy renewals under Part II of the 1954 Act together with all aspects of housing law.

 

Real Property
All aspects of litigation and advisory work concerning the legal and beneficial ownership of real property including conveyancing and the sale of land, easements, restrictive covenants, adverse possession, boundary disputes, land registration, mortgages, LPA receivers, defective buildings, construction and engineering contracts and planning.

 

Social Housing
Advocacy and advisory work relating to stock transfers, security of tenure, regeneration, service charges,  possession, anti-social behaviour orders and injunctions, demotion and introductory tenancies, nuisance, homelessness, disrepair and right to buy.

Other property-related litigation and advisory work


Members regularly act for both claimants and defendants and their insurers in relation to claims for professional liability against property professionals including solicitors, property valuers, surveyors and construction professionals.


Chambers also has significant expertise in property-related insolvency work including disclaimers of leases, claims for rent and other sums as administration expenses, and tenant’s voluntary arrangements.  Chambers expertise in insolvency and property means we are uniquely placed to deal with disputes which involve both property and insolvency.