Property Litigation Solicitor

  • Job Reference: 3848
  • Date Posted: 8 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Martin Pooley Associates
  • Location: Luton, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Property (Commercial), Property (Residential), Litigation
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Martin Pooley
  • Email:

Job Description

Property Litigation Solicitor

Fantastic opportunity for an experienced Property Litigation Solicitor with a leading firm in the sector.

This specialist role requires previous litigation experience of the following:


  • Contested and Uncontested Lease Renewals under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 (acting for either landlord or tenant)
  • Residential Evictions under the Housing Act 1988 – both Section 8 (for breach of the AST) and Section 21 (no fault eviction) (usually acting for the landlord)
  • Forfeiture of Long Residential Leases (acting for either landlord or tenant)
  • Commercial Evictions/Forfeiture of Commercial Leases – both for rent arrears or other breaches (i.e. disrepair, unlawful alienation etc.) (usually acting for the landlord)
  • Dilapidation Claims at the expiry of a commercial lease (acting for either landlord or tenant)
  • Trust of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act (TOLATA) claims (acting for either party) – usually in conjunction with our Family Team
  • Leasehold Enfranchisement court applications (in conjunction with our Commercial Real Estate Team) – usually acting for the long leaseholder
  • Service Charge Disputes – both commercial and residential (acting for either landlord or tenant)
  • Eviction of Squatters (acting for land owner)
  • Claims for unpaid rent/service charges etc. under a lease or AST (acting for either landlord or tenant)