Landlord & Tenant

We act for landlords and tenants, freeholders and leaseholders as well as homeless applicants in all areas of housing and property law.

Landlords

We are able to assist landlords with all issues that they are likely to encounter including:
Drafting documentation including notices, tenancy agreements etc.
Issuing possession proceedings.
Representation at court.
Defending any claims brought by a tenant (disrepair, unlawful eviction etc).
We can offer fixed fees for certain issues .

Tenants

We have vast experience acting for tenants including the following:
Defending possession proceedings.
Bringing claims against landlords in relation to disrepair at a property.
Challenging local authority homeless decisions.
Unlawful eviction.
Judicial review.
Extension of lease through Court.
Service charge disputes.
Lease extensions.
Collective enfranchisement.
Representation at County Court or Property Tribunal (formerly LVT).
Bringing or defending Landlord & Tenant Act 1954 applications.

We are able to liaise with both our conveyancing and litigation departments in this regard.

Funding

We offer competitive hourly rates in addition to fixed fees in certain matters.
For tenants we offer conditional fee agreements (CFA) (‘no win no fee’) where appropriate.