Adam Boyd

About Adam Boyd

Adam, a solicitor in the Litigation team, has particular expertise in dealing with property disputes within the licensed trade sector and regularly acts for clients in relation to forfeiture proceedings, opposed/unopposed lease renewal proceedings, dilapidations claims, recovery of rent arrears, nuisance claims and break notices.

Forfeiture/CRAR restrictions extended until end of 2020

By |2020-09-21T10:42:44+01:00September 21st, 2020|

Restrictions Extended Moratorium on forfeiture Last week the Government announced that it has extended the ban on forfeiture for the non-payment of rent until 31 December 2020. This ban, which was due to end on 30 September 2020, applies to commercial leases in England and Wales. As before, it remains possible for a landlord to [...]

Enforcing the March Quarter – what options does a tenant have?

By |2020-04-08T09:17:22+01:00April 7th, 2020|

Many pub and restaurant tenants failed to pay their rent on the March quarter this year because of the Covid-19 pandemic.  Restaurants were subsequently closed by the Government.  Closure is mandatory and enforced by criminal law. Here we draw on our recent experience of how some landlords in the hospitality sector are seeking to enforce [...]