Residential Landlord Solicitors - Jonathan Lea Network

Residential property management can be complicated to navigate, with changing legislation protecting both landlords and tenants. The legal requirements for setting up the relationship between a landlord and tenant and bringing one to an end can be incredibly intimidating. The consequences of making a mistake can be costly and time consuming to resolve, our team ensure the correct procedures are followed with full compliance with the latest legislation.

From drafting a tenancy agreement tailored to your needs, helping you understand the requirements of rental deposits through to the termination of a tenancy, our specialist commercial law team have the expertise to help. Our incredibly well-established litigation department are also on hand to assist with any property or tenancy disputes.

How can JLN help you?

Our professional team take the time to understand your needs. Whether you are a landlord purchasing your first buy to let property or have an established portfolio, you are a tenant in need of advice, we can assess how we can act for you.

With extensive experience in a variety of sectors and working with both landlords and tenants, we can provide expert guidance with the aim to get the best results for you on your specific case.

Our Areas of Experience

  • Drafting, negotiating and advising on commercial leases;
  • Lease extensions;
  • Lease assignments;
  • Lease surrenders;
  • Termination of leases;
  • Heads of terms;
  • Break clauses;
  • Lease restructuring;
  • Planning and permitted use;
  • Rent deposits and guarantors;
  • Service charges and rent reviews;
  • Insurance;
  • Recovery of possession;
  • Responsibility for repairs;
  • Landlord and tenant disputes.


We also identify and advise on other relevant areas of law, such as: residential conveyancing, mergers & acquisitions, corporate law, competition law, intellectual property and tax law. For more on these areas please see our Conveyancing, Corporate and Intellectual Property sections of our website.

Our Residential Landlord Solicitors Team

What Our Clients Say

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However, please be aware that the free 20 minute call is at our discretion. If you are more looking for advice and guidance on an initial call, we may instead offer a one-hour fixed fee appointment instead.


Our fixed fee appointments are between £200 – £300 + VAT depending on the seniority of the solicitor taking the call.

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