Jill Carey




Jill Carey is a Director in the Real Estate Disputes group.
She has experience across a wide range of contentious property matters, such as landlord and tenant disputes - including the recovery of arrears, forfeiture and service charge disputes - contentious business lease renewals and rent review; adverse possession and queries over the purchase and sale of development land.
Examples of work that Jill has been involved in recently include:
  • acting for large commercial landlords in the management of their portfolios of properties, including dealing with a variety of breaches of tenant covenants and lease renewals;
  • putting together vacant possession strategies for landlords and developers;
  • advising on strategic options under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954;
  • advising a large commercial landlord on the insolvency of several tenants;
  • acting in a variety of possession proceedings against squatters;
  • advising both landlords and tenants on dilapidations claims;
  • advising landlords where tenants are in administration or otherwise involved in insolvency proceedings; and
  • advising on break options.
Jill was recently described by Legal 500, the leading directory for the legal profession as â??extremely able and competent'.

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BA (Hons) â?? Kings College, London University
GDL/LPC â?? College of Law, London
MSt â?? Oxford University


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