As specialists in Landlord and Tenant Law we act for landlords and tenants in almost equal measure and are therefore able to offer detailed and comprehensive advice on a variety of matters including the following:

  • Service Charge Disputes
  • Maintenance Issues
  • Disrepair claims, Dilapidations Claims and all other leasehold disputes
  • Injunctions
  • Applications to the First-tier Tribunal and the County Court
  • Housing Law including claims for rent arrears and possession of property against lawful tenants or squatters
  • Lease disputes and breach of covenant
  • Adverse possession and co-ownership disputes
  • Easements and covenants

Our Landlord & Tenant Department – acting for both Landlords & Tenants

Our firm enjoys an established reputation in the field of Landlord & Tenant Law and is now recognised as one of the leading firms of solicitors practising this area of law in the South.

ODT is a subscriber to the LEASE directory (the Leasehold Advisory Service).  We also advise the Brighton & Hove District Leaseholders Association on a voluntary basis on all areas of landlord and tenant matters.

Our Landlord & Tenant Department has helped countless tenants and Residents Associations in relation to property issues across the South of England.  We have also acted for numerous landlords dealing with such issues.  The majority of our work is in Brighton and Hove but we also carry out work in London, East Sussex (in particular Eastbourne), West Sussex (in particular Worthing), Surrey, Hampshire and Kent.  The type of blocks we deal with range from small 2-flat buildings to blocks containing over 100 flats.

Contacting one of our Landlord & Tenant solicitors

If you would like to find out more information about our Landlord & Tenant Department generally then please feel free to e-mail Paul Barnes, Simon Janaway, Phil Rowland or Jeremy Donegan, or telephone one of them on 01273 710712.

We also have a particular specialism in leasehold enfranchisement including lease extensions, enfranchisements and Right to Manage claims.  For more information please click here to view information about our Leasehold Enfranchisement team.