Housing law

Linenhall Chambers Housing Team undertakes a wide range of work at all levels with practitioners who are experienced in acting for both public and private landlords as well as tenants, applicants and other occupiers of housing. The team is well placed to provide comprehensive advice, drafting and advocacy services to all prospective clients.

The team is known as being friendly and approachable, whilst all are able to deliver a quick, efficient and cost-effective service to all our clients. In so doing, it is acknowledged within Chambers that accessibility is the key and all our members are happy to provide urgent advice to clients over the telephone where necessary. This personal approach that runs through the team makes us a popular choice with both lay and professional clients.

Areas of expertise include:

  • Anti-social behaviour (including ASBOs, injunctions, committals, possession claims and closure orders)
    Claims for possession
  • Homelessness
  • Introductory and demoted tenancies
  • Disrepair
  • Travellers
  • Trespass
  • Unlawful eviction and harassment
  • Service Charges
  • Forfeiture
  • Proceedings under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954.

The Housing Team