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Daniel Fitzpatrick

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Hodge Jones & Allen Solicitors

Work Department

Housing and property disputes.

Position

Daniel has specialised primarily in Housing Law/Property Dispute since qualification. In particular Daniel deals with homelessness appeals; judicial review cases; claims for disrepair; possession claims based on rent or mortgage arrears or anti-social behaviour; unlawful evictions; and general landlord and tenant disputes. He also acts in general property disputes often involving boundary and party wall disputes; leasehold and service charge disputes; nuisance & negligence cases and rights of way. Daniel regularly is asked to commentate on recent Housing and Property Law issues by newspapers, television and radio outlets. He is one of the lead lawyers on the Grenfell Public Inquiry representing over 50 cope participants.

Career

Trained at Russell Jones & Walker, admitted as solicitor 2001; joined HJA 2007, Associate 2010-12, Partner 2012.

Member

The Clerkenwell County Court Duty Scheme; The Housing Law Practitioners’ Association (HLPA); The Law Society Housing Law Committee; Property Litigation Association. Elected Housing Representative on the Law Society Council.

Education

Anglia University (1995, LLB (Hons)); Trinity College Dublin (1996, M Phil International Politics); Bristol University (1997, LPC).


London: Real estate

Social housing: tenant

Within: Social housing: tenant

Hodge Jones & Allen Solicitors fields a 'modern, forward-thinking and innovative' team, which has 'emerged as one of the top performers in the housing market'. The team has particular expertise in representing vulnerable individuals in homelessness appeals and landlord and tenant disputes, and has also been instructed in large group litigation. In one stand-out matter, Jayesh Kunwardia acted for 57 residents in group litigation against Peabody concerning the cessation of gas supply to the Strawberry Vale Estate. Moreover, Daniel Fitzpatrick is representing 42 individuals in the Grenfell Tower Public Inquiry. Other highlights included Farzana Chowdhury advising a secured tenant on a severe disrepair claim. Also recommended are Sophie Bell, who is 'particularly strong in complex Equality Act cases'; senior associate Siddiq Fazaluddin, 'a tenacious litigator with expertise in leasehold disputes' and solicitor Hannah Britz, who has experience with homelessness appeals.

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