John McCarthy

John McCarthy

Chartered Legal Executive

I am a Senior Associate specialising in property dispute resolution who has extensive experience in acting for companies, banks, developers, tribunal appointed managers, LPA Receivers, administrators, managing agents, and individuals in resolving commercial and residential contentious property issues.

Examples of the work I regularly undertake are:

1954 Act business tenancy renewals

Dilapidation claims

Rent review issues

Advice and action on property related insolvency issues

Arrears recovery – Forfeiture/Peaceable re-entry/CRAR

First Tier Tribunal Property Chamber applications including residential service charge disputes, lease extensions, enfranchisement, and manager appointments

Adverse Possession

Possessions claims

Right to Manage

Enforcement of security and asset management

Claims for breach of covenant/Section 146 notices/contractual disputes

In addition I have chaired a committee for a regulatory body, and was also appointed as a technical checker for a manual on Liquidation used by professionals preparing for the Insolvency Practitioner examinations.

I am also a member of the Property Litigation Association.