Property disputes

Our experienced property dispute specialists deal with a wide range of disputes relating to both commercial and residential property.

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"We were in need of a reputable law firm who were able to guide and advise us and we found both qualities in FSP. What particularly impressed me was the enthusiasm to get involved with the other parties in the dispute. I will stick to FSP for all legal matters from now on."

Chris Redmond, Vice President, Indirect Sales Qmatic Group

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Disagreements involving land and property are very common.  Unfortunately such disagreements can quickly escalate given the financial, practical or emotional importance of the outcome to those involved.

Our specialist lawyers provide clear and practical advice which can help to resolve such disagreements.  This may involve alternative methods such as negotiation, mediation, adjudication or arbitration at an early stage, or by the traditional litigation route through the courts and property disputes.

The group has significant experience in the following areas:

  • adverse possession
  • assured shorthold tenancies
  • boundary disputes
  • breach of covenants
  • break notices
  • commercial rent arrears recovery
  • dilapidations claims
  • enforcement
  • forfeiture
  • insolvency and its effect on rights and obligations
  • landlord and tenant
  • lease extensions and renewal
  • lease termination 
  • leasehold enfranchisement
  • misrepresentation
  • nuisance
  • possession (residential, commercial and mortgage)
  • rent arrears
  • right of first refusal
  • rights of way
  • rights to light
  • right to manage
  • service charge disputes
  • surrender
  • trespass