Steven Jennings is a property litigator who has wide-ranging experience of handling commercial property disputes, particularly in landlord and tenant issues and development work. Steven practises in the fields of litigation, mediation and arbitration and is a long-standing Member of Arbrix, the organisation for rent review specialists. He regularly delivers training seminars to members of the RICS and other property professionals. He heads up Land Law's litigation team and has acted for clients in leading reported cases in the fields of dilapidations, breaches of 'keep open' covenants, rights to light and rights of pre-emption. He has recently acted for a major property company in obtaining an injunction preventing 'free runners' from committing trespass on its portfolio of circa 130 buildings.
Steven has spent over 30 years practising in Manchester, first as a partner with Gorna & Co and then for 22 years as a partner with DLA Piper, heading up its property litigation practice in the North West.
Steven lives in a small Cheshire village and in his spare time he tends his garden, feeds his addiction to acquiring books and does his grandchildren’s bidding.