Property Litigation 


Our property litigation specialists act for both landlords and tenants, handling all types of property related litigation and dispute resolution.

Specialist expertise includes:

  • Lease renewals

  • Breaches of covenant

  • Tenants’ rights to purchase and withholding of consent by landlords

  • Dilapidations

  • Right to manage

  • Service charge disputes

  • Business tenancy renewals

  • Rent reviews

  • Residential and commercial possession claims


Notable case references

  • Represented a leading property company in opposing renewal of commercial leases on grounds of redevelopment and obtaining possession of an iconic Soho nightclub

  • Successfully advised a US Fortune 500 Company in relation to a terminal dilapidations claim and threatened claim by the Landlord to re-enter the premises to carry out repair works

  • Member of the team who advised on a new stadium development of a major Premier League football club

  • Advised a listed HR Company in connection with its rent review under a Lease with a rent of in excess of £500,000

  • Represented a large group of residential lessees of a central London development comprising over 450 flats in complex applications to the Property Chamber. 

  • Advised on one of the UK’s largest Right To Manage claims

  • Regularly advise one of the UK’s largest Landlords on commercial lease renewals and general commercial landlord and tenant issues.