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Dean Evans
By Dean Evans


Whether you are a public sector tenant that is facing eviction or homelessness, or a private tenant with a landlord that has left your property in disrepair; being faced without a place or live or a property that is unliveable is a stressful time.

Our friendly and experienced Housing Law team are here to help guide you through the legal process and understand your rights and responsibilities as a tenant or landlord.

We can help you with:
  • Homelessness applications
  • Allocation of council accommodations
  • Possession proceedings
  • Unlawful eviction claims against your landlord
  • Harassment claims against your landlord
  • Financial claims against you for disrepair
  • Financial claims against you for service charges
  • Injury or Illness claims against your landlord resulting from property disrepairs
  • Challenging the status of a tenancy agreement
  • Succession or transfer of tenancy agreements
  • Disputes over jointly owned property
  • Disputes over applications for an order for sale by your landlord

We offer FREE walk-in advice clinics at our Mansfield Town Centre Waverley Office on Thursdays from 1-5pm.

Although Legal Aid funding has been reduced in some areas of law, it is still available in the majority of housing matters. If you are a public sector tenant faced with eviction, have problems with your landlord or are facing homelessness then we can provide FREE advice and court representation through the Legal Aid Scheme for eligible clientsYou can check if you are eligible here on the official Legal Aid websiteNote: Eligibility will be assessed during your initial appointment. You will need to bring in two forms of identification and documents to prove your eligibility.

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