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Social Housing | UK Bar

Wales & Chester (Bar)

These barristers act for either the providers or consumers of social housing. This can comprise corporate work - governance, joint ventures etc - housing stock transfers, antisocial behaviour matters, construction or redevelopment financing, property issues, or defending social housing tenants against legal proceedings brought by the providers.

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Band 1
  1. Civitas Law
    Civitas Law
    Social Housing
    2024 | Band 1 | 2 Years Ranked
    Cardiff-based Civitas Law represents registered social landlords, local authorities and private individuals in a range of social housing matters. Members are at the forefront of the current changes in the Welsh housing market brought about by the Renting Homes (Wales) Act. Their work includes allocation policy review and anti-social behaviour mandates. The set also regularly acts on possession claims. One interviewee enthuses: "The team has been excellent at providing advice on new legislation with no precedents to work from. The barristers have kept abreast of developments and the impact this had on any works in process."
Band 2
  1. 9 Park Place
    9 Park Place
    Social Housing
    2024 | Band 2 | 2 Years Ranked
    Cardiff-based 9 Park Place barristers represent social landlords and tenants in a variety of social housing mandates. The set is also instructed by the Welsh government with regard to the Renting Homes (Wales) Act, advising on the practical implications of the conversion and the resultant impact on the current rights and obligations of existing tenancies and licences.