Housing and Welfare Law
A wide variety of areas are covered where we represent both tenants (residential and commercial) and landlords.
Fahri Jacob Solicitors have a successful and dedicated Housing and Welfare Benefits department whether you are a landlord or tenant.
We provide information and a full range of legal services to both landlords and tenants as to the many issues that may arise during and following the termination of a tenancy. We offer advice, assistance and representation in the following areas:
- -Landlord and Tenant Disputes
- -Neighbourly Disputes
- -Unsuitable Council/Housing Association Accommodation
- -Breach of Tenancy Agreement
- -Wrongly/Unlawful Eviction
- -Advice on deposits
Legal aid may be available to tenants who are facing possession proceedings, eviction (bailiff notice), disrepair, transfer and suitability, homelessness, harassment, unlawful/illegal eviction.
If you do not qualify for Legal Aid, we provide very reasonable rates and fixed rates. Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information.We can also help with Welfare Benefits issues and are experienced in advising you in relation to appealing decisions not to grant you welfare benefits and in drafting submissions to the welfare tribunal.