Our team of barristers specialise in landlord and tenant and planning and property matters. They provide advice and representation to private individuals with residential property disputes to large-scale commercial organisations and transactions.  

5 St Andrew's Hill provides advice and representation in all types of UK landlord and tenant law involving residential and commercial property.

Commercial Landlord and Tenant

Our expertise covers all litigation connected to business premises including the interpretation and negotiation of commercial leases, breach of covenants, forfeiture and service charges and representation at leasehold valuation and rent tribunals. Barristers at both the senior and junior ends of Chambers are often instructed in High Court and Court of Appeal cases involving commercial and residential leases, commercial property matters, mortgages and disputes involving trusts of land.

Residential Landlord and Tenant

The 5 St Andrew’s Hill civil team of barristers has experience of dealing with a breadth of professional and lay clients from professional landlords to single tenants. 5 St Andrew's Hill has the personnel and resources to advise and represent both landlords and tenants on all disputes relating to:

  • The Rent Act 1977 including the dispute settlement mechanism
  • Residential Tenancies Act 2004
  • Residential leasing including extensions, agreements and forfeiture
  • Tenant disrepair claims
  • Tenant disappeared
  • Breach of covenants
  • Landlord disputes
  • Single tenancy agreements
  • Single tenant disputes
  • Mortgage disputes including trusts of land
  • Forfeiture proceedings 
  • Repossessions including dispute letters and deficiency disputes

For more information about our landlord and tenant barristers, contact our specialist clerk, Adam Murray.