Commercial Lease Disputes
Lease disputes can relate to any issue you have with your landlord or tenant. As such, a dispute can arise for any number of reasons, and it is therefore crucial you have access to expert legal help so you can deal with any problem you come across. At Blackstone Solicitors, we pride ourselves on being able to take on disputes of all kinds, and our vast experience means we are well versed in getting the right results for our clients.
You can speak to a member of our team today to find out how we can help by calling us on 0345 901 0445. If you prefer, you can allow us to get in contact with you by leaving your details via our online enquiry form.
Different forms of lease dispute
Disputes of this type can take many different forms, and so it is important you work with a law firm well equipped to deal with every scenario. Different instances of lease dispute include:
- The wording of a particular clause in a lease being interpreted in more than one way
- The landlord not accepting that a lease to the tenant exists
- A party to the lease trying to exercise a break clause or an optional agreement
- Disagreements regarding the extent of the demise
- The lease document not containing the agreed heads of terms
Breach of lease
Breach of lease arises when a party does not carry out its obligations pursuant to a lease. In certain circumstances, it may be that a landlord has not carried out necessary external repairs, and this can have a detrimental impact on the tenant’s business.
It may also be that a tenant is not complying with their repairing obligations, or is permitting an unlawful use of the premises. Failure to pay rent is the most common form of breach of lease, but there are various other ways in which a tenant might find themselves accused of such. This will often be dependent on the terms detailed in the lease. However, there is equal risk that a landlord can be found in breach of their obligations.
If you become involved in a lease dispute, speaking to the experts can help put your mind at ease and ensure everything progresses as it should. At Blackstone, we take a tenacious and direct approach, making sure all aspects of a case are treated correctly and efficiently.
Passionate about every case we take on, we will do everything in our power to help you secure the outcome you are hoping for. If you would like to discuss your situation with one of our experts, get in touch today.
You can either call us on 0345 901 0445 or, if it is more convenient for you, simply fill in our online contact form and we will get back to you. We are here to help regardless of your location, and regularly take on cases from across the UK, including the Manchester, Chester, Cheshire and London regions.