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"Notable disputes team handling work including property litigation matters."

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Solicitors For Your Business

Property Disputes & Litigation

Specialist solicitors in our Dispute Resolution team, based in Reading and Henley-on-Thames, can help if you or your business or organisation is faced with issues or a potential dispute concerning your property.

Specialist Property Dispute & Litigation Solicitors in Reading & Henley-on-Thames

Property is an integral part of any organisation and property related issues can have far reaching implications for your business, both financially and at an operational level. Our solicitors can assist you with any property issues that you encounter, whether it relates to property ownership, the landlord and tenant relationship, or third party rights.

We will work closely with you to gain an understanding of your business’s property related concerns, the commercial pressures you face as a result, and your objectives. Our specialist property litigation solicitors can then advise you on the most suitable options available to you, to achieve a practical and commercial solution as quickly and as cost effectively as possible.

We regularly represent commercial landlords and tenants when they experience difficulties. We appreciate that it is important to take a pragmatic and proportionate approach to any issues, in order to maintain a future relationship with the other party where possible, whilst also achieving a favourable outcome for you and your business.

Our expertise and experience

We can advise you in the early stages, perhaps before the matter has even become contentious, right through to its conclusion.

While we are highly experienced in pursuing and defending disputes through litigation and in the courts and tribunals. We recognise the demands that unresolved disputes can place on you and your business, including in terms of time and costs, and will work to help you to explore alternative dispute resolution methods, such as mediation, to avoid the need for litigation where possible. We are highly experienced in pursuing and defending disputes through litigation, whether in the courts or property tribunals.

Our dedicated Dispute Resolution team is recommended in the UK’s leading guides to law firms, Chambers UK and The Legal 500. We can also call on colleagues across the firm who specialise in a wide range of areas, including commercial property, and planning and environmental, corporate and commercial and employment law, when needed.

We advise clients including UK subsidiaries, SMEs and family or owner-managed businesses, landowners and developers, charities and education providers.

As members of the international Law Firm Network, we can also advise overseas clients on doing business in the UK, including assisting with any property issues which may arise.

More widely, our full range of legal services allows you to seamlessly and cost-effectively manage all of your needs using a single firm of solicitors.

What We Can Help You With

  • Adverse possession claims
  • Breaches of leases, licences or tenancies at will
  • Collective Enfranchisement
  • Commercial lease renewal notices and proceedings under the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954
  • Commercial rent arrears recovery (CRAR)
  • Dilapidations claims
  • Disputes relating to break notices
  • Enforceability of restrictive covenants, applications to modify/discharge
  • Forfeiture Land Registration applications and objections
  • Lease and tenancy advice
  • Leaseholders right to manage and right of first refusal
  • Long residential leasehold extensions (opposed and unopposed)
  • Possession claims
  • Prescriptive easement claims
  • Recovering possession
  • Recovery of rent arrears
  • Rights of light, party walls and boundary issues
  • Rights of way and access issues
  • Trespassers/squatter evictions

Looking for expert legal advice?

Our Dispute Resolution & Property Litigation Solicitors

For expert legal advice call our Dispute Resolution team
Reading 0118 951 6800 or Henley-on-Thames 01491 572 323

Philip D'Arcy

Philip D'Arcy

Partner, Dispute Resolution & Notary Public

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Pippa Garrod

Pippa Garrod

Associate Solicitor, Dispute Resolution

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Asma Muneer

Asma Muneer

Solicitor, Dispute Resolution

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Why Choose Us?

LEADING REPUTATION

We are widely acknowledged as one of the Thames Valley’s leading firms of solicitors advising individuals on dispute resolution and litigation matters, with conveniently located offices in Reading, Henley-on-Thames and London.

APPROACHABLE SERVICE

Listening carefully to our clients’ needs and aims, we are committed to providing clear, practical and effective legal advice, a responsive and highly personal service and, crucially, value for money.

OUTSTANDING CLIENT CARE

We appreciate and are proud of the excellent feedback we continue to receive. In a recent firm wide survey of nearly 400 clients, 99% said that they would recommend us to others and 100% rated their experience as ‘good’ to ‘excellent’.

EXPERTISE AND EXPERIENCE

Having advised individuals in relation to personal dispute resolution and litigation matters for many decades, you can trust in our significant expertise and experience.

A JOINED UP APPROACH

You can rely on our specialist expertise in other areas, ranging from wills and estate planning to property, if needed.

Who we work with

“Great client care.”

“At every stage of litigation the focus was on explaining the often complicated legal scenarios in meaningful ways allowing for informed decisions to be made.”

“Unruffled and unflappable - logical and practical advice.”

“Very patient and open to questions about our options. We felt listened to and taken seriously. Thank you.”

Awards & Accreditations

Recommended, The Legal 500

Recommended, The Legal 500

'Property Law Firm of the Year', Thames Valley Property Awards 2017

'Property Law Firm of the Year', Thames Valley Property Awards 2017

Finalist, 'Property Law Firm of the Year', Thames Valley Property Awards 2018

Finalist, 'Property Law Firm of the Year', Thames Valley Property Awards 2018