Landlord and Tenant and Property Disputes

At Compton Solicitors we have extensive experience in acting in all forms of dispute resolution affecting property including:

  • Disputes concerning consent to change of use, consent to assignment, breach of covenant
  • Forfeiture
  • Service Charges Disputes
  • Rent Review and Rent Recovery
  • Schemes arising on contested Lease Renewals under Section 17 of the Landlord and Tenant Amendment Act 1980
  • The effect of Insolvency on Leases
  • Leases affecting Licensed Premises
  • Injunctions to prevent Trespass and Nuisance
  • Adverse possession and boundary disputes
  • Judicial review of planning and other related matters
  • Rights of way
  • Specific Performance


  • Advising a large Retailer in service Charge Dispute before the High Court
  • Advised Landlords in contested Lease Renewal schemes under Section 17 of the Landlord and Tenant Amendment Act 1980
  • Acting for owner of Shopping Centre in adverse Possession Claim
  • Advised Tenants in Court Rent Reviews
  • Advised Receivers and Liquidators on Landlord and Tenant issues arising out of Insolvency of Hotels, Pubs, Off Licences and supermarkets
  • Advising Landlords and Tenants on interpretation of Rent Review Clauses
  • Acting for large retail chain in respect of ongoing disputes with landlord


Client focused, results driven