Business Services Landlord and Tenant

Keeping things watertight

Expert legal advice on all aspects of landlord and tenant law including leases, recovering money, support during disputes and breaches of covenant

Drafting and negotiating leases. Recovering rent and service charge arrears. Offering advice and legal representation during disputes. Renting and leasing commercial property can be a legal minefield. But with the Boyce Hatton team on your side, complex negotiations and difficult conversations with your landlord or tenant suddenly become a whole lot easier.


To find out more or ask any questions you have, give the team a call on 01803 403403

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From the first time we meet we’ll take the time to really get to know you, so that we understand the intricacies of what you need. We offer you clear, legal advice from experts in each field of law so that you can make the best decision for you. We put you first. We listen. And offer you a personal service that you can depend on.

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Getting legal advice at an early stage to understand your rights and obligations as a landlord or tenant is crucial. We’re here to help with that.

A well-drafted and negotiated lease on commercial property helps prevent problems arising for both landlord and tenant. And having us on your team can help ensure that your paperwork stacks up from the start.

We understand the importance of timescales in this field and ensure accuracy at all stages, particularly regarding notice periods.

If a legal dispute does occur it’s important to seek legal advice early for the best chance of resolving the issue without the need for court action. So remember we’re easy to reach and always on the end of the phone.

Led by Partner Fiona Squire, our Landlord and Tenant team offers expert help and advice on all areas of commercial landlord and tenant law, including:

  • Dilapidation and disrepair disputes
  • Recovery of rent arrears
  • Recovery of service charge arrears
  • Disputes over service charges
  • Forfeiture and termination of leases
  • Recovery of possession
  • Leasehold enfranchisement
  • Lease renewals
  • Breaches of covenant

As associate members of the Devon Landlords’ Association, we regularly hold workshops and give presentations to landlords to keep them up to date with any changes in the legal framework.

Our team are trusted by some of the largest businesses in the South West region to provide tailored advice, supportive guidance and legal expertise in all areas of business law, including:

  • Business Startup Support
  • Commerical Property
  • Employment Law
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Sector Specific Advice

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You work hard to run your business. Now let us take some of the strain.

Need help? Call us on 01803 403403 for a free, confidential discussion with one of our team or get in touch online.