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Property Law

Our Property law team offers clients legal expertise, first class advocacy and commercially sound advice in a broad range of property matters and disputes. We are able to provide a flexible service including representation at ADR, in the First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber), the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) and in Court.

"East Anglian Chambers' members are knowledgeable about areas such as land registration, boundaries and easements, possession and homelessness, property related torts and contractual matters" - Legal 500 (2015)

East Anglian Chambers’ Property Law Team offers expert advice and representation in the following: 
  • Co-ownership and trusts of land, including:
    • constructive and resulting trusts
    • proprietary estoppel
  • Boundaries, including:
    • determination of exact boundaries under s60 of the Land Registration Act 2002
    • alteration/rectification of the register at the Land Registry under s65 of and Schedule 4 to the LRA 2002
  • Adverse possession, concerning both:
    • unregistered land under the Limitation Act 1980
    • registered land under Part 9 of and Schedule 6 to the LRA 2002
  • Matters concerning registration at the Land Registry generally, including:
    • effect of first registration and interests subject to first registration
    • overriding interests and priorities
    • charges
    • notices and restrictions
  • Adjudication under s108 of the LRA 2002 by the First-tier Tribunal
  • Easements and private rights of way
  • Public rights of way
  • Restrictive covenants, their validity and application, and applications under s84 of the Law of Property Act 1925 to the Upper Tribunal for modification/discharge
  • Actions for trespass and nuisance (including Rylands v Fletcher strict liability)
  • Appeals to the First-tier Tribunal under the Housing Act 2004 in respect of:
    • housing condition and enforcement of housing standards
    • licensing of HMOs
    • selective licensing
    • management orders and
    • interim Empty Dwelling Management Orders 
Please see also:
Landlord & Tenant
Planning & Environmental

Please call us now on 01473 214481 and speak to one of our clerking team for further advice and assistance on property law.
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