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Laura and the team at Oakwood were professional, pragmatic and efficient throughout the process. I was kept informed of progress, next steps, and achieved the outcome that I wanted.
- Chris Needham
Thank you Ms Walton!
Thank you Ms. Laura Walton! For your fast, friendly, and professional service.
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We offer a fixed-fee solution to landlord and tenant disputes in the majority of cases, taking the unexpected expense out of removing a tenant from your property.
What problems are commonly encountered by landlords?
One of the most common problems landlords encounter is non-payment of rent. If you are letting a property and your tenant is not paying your rent, who do you turn to? It can be tempting to try and take matters into your own hands, find the relevant Notices online and serve a copy upon your tenant in the hope it encourages payment.
Possession proceedings are one of the most intricate and technically difficult procedures to get absolutely right. Time and time again we see landlords who have:
How can we help with your tenant dispute matter?
Oakwood Solicitors Ltd advises a number of landlords who have encountered difficulties with their tenant(s) and it is important that landlords seek legal advice immediately.
We can serve the relevant notices for you, ensuring they tick all the necessary boxes, advise you on time limits, liaise with the tenants, prepare the paperwork and issue the possession proceedings, prepare the witness statements, updated statements, and schedule of rent arrears (if applicable) and attend the court hearing on your behalf.
Getting possession right at the start will ensure you get the result you need. We can also assist with enforcing the order with the assistance of the High Court or County Court bailiffs thereafter.
There are numerous reasons why you might want your tenant to leave your property. Whatever the reason – have a chat with us, don’t risk getting the procedure wrong and costing yourself more money in the long run. You’re essentially paying for peace of mind and knowing your property is in safe hands.
Why should I choose Oakwood Solicitors Ltd?
From the start of your claim until the conclusion you will have a dedicated advisor who will run your claim, assisting you in the event of any queries or issues you may have.
Regular updates will be provided by your case handler up until your claim has ended. This is to ensure the process is as stress-free and effortless as possible.
If you believe or feel you have a claim, contact us for a free initial consultation regarding your options:
Laura Walton is a Solicitor working within the Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team having trained and qualified at Oakwood Solicitors. Laura is passionate about helping her clients find the right resolution for them, whether that be by way of Alternative Dispute Resolution and/or proceeding to litigate matters when the parties are unable to amicably settle matters between them.
Regularly instructed by both claimants and defendants, Laura has a great insight into both parties’ positions and being able to objectively assess the strengths and weaknesses of both parties cases. To name a few, Laura is often instructed in relation to Breach of Contract claims, Professional Negligence claims, Construction Disputes, Contractual Issues and Landlord and Tenant disputes.
Laura undertakes her own advocacy and regularly attends court on behalf of her clients. She also attends mediations with clients, often achieving the best result for them on the day.