Nicola Phillipson

Practice Summary

Nicola is experienced in all aspects of housing law and regularly acts for both landlords and tenants in the public and private sector.

Her areas of practice include:

Possession
• Secure, assured and assured short hold tenancies
• Demoted, introductory and starter tenancies
• Licences
• Discretionary grounds including ASB, nuisance, cannabis farms
• Mandatory grounds including rent arrears, s.21 Notices
• Trespassers
• Public law Defences including Human Rights and Proportionality
 

Homelessness and Allocations
• Initial advices on merits
• s.204 appeals
• JR applications
 

Injunctions and Committals
• s.153 ASB injunctions
• s.222 injunctions
• Unlawful eviction
• Breach of tenancy
• Trespassers
• Exclusion from specified land
• Access for gas inspections, urgent repairs
 

ASBOs
 

Disrepair
 

Unlawful Eviction
• Injunctions to gain re-entry
• Claims for damages
 

Right to Buy


 

Residential leases and Forfeiture
 

Nicola regularly gives lectures on housing law and is the editor of Chambers’ Jackson Corner, providing subscribers with regular updates of case law and amendments to the CPR.

Nicola is able to accept instructions directly through the Bar Public Access scheme.

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  • Call: 1999

Qualifications

  • BA Hons, MA (Oxon) Jurisprudence

 

Contact Details


Email: nphillipson@zenithchambers.co.uk
Clerks email:
clerks@zenithchambers.co.uk
Telephone:
0113 245 5438
 

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Office address:
10 Park Square
Leeds
LS1 2LH

T: 0113 245 5438
F: 0113 242 3515