Dispute Resolution

Dispute Resolution


Dispute Resolution :

Residential Tenant Disputes

Whether you are a tenant of a substantial property on a long lease or occupy a flat on the basis of a tenancy agreement or licence your relationship with your landlord may not always be a smooth one.

  • your landlord may be in breach of repairing obligations
  • there may be a dispute about the maintenance of communal areas or the level of service charges
  • you may have got behind with the rent or be threatened with possession proceedings for some other reason.

Whatever the situation we recognise that this is not just a dispute about money or bricks and mortar – this is about your home. To begin with we will meet you to go through the full history of the matter. After that our specialist property dispute lawyers will call upon their many years of experience in this area to give you clear, practical and cost effective advice as to the options open to you and which one is likely to be the best one for you. If your tenancy is job related we can involve a specialist employment lawyer to advise on any employment law issues.

This is a technical and heavily regulated area of the law, so let us take care of the details and the small print so you don’t need to worry about it. We recognise only too well that it may be in your best interests to try to preserve an ongoing relationship with your landlord so we will explore with you alternatives to going to court such as a ‘joint settlement meeting’ or mediation. Our aim throughout will be to try to resolve the matter on the best terms possible for you.

To speak to one of our property law experts who can help you  deal with a property dispute with your landlord please  call, email or request a call back from one of our specialist lawyers.

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