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Blake Morgan LLP

ONE CENTRAL SQUARE, CARDIFF, CF10 1FS, WALES
Tel:
Work 029 2068 6000
Fax:
Fax 029 2068 6380
DX:
33014 CARDIFF
Email:
Web:
www.blakemorgan.co.uk

Sian Jones

Tel:
Work 029 2038 5510
Email:
Blake Morgan LLP

Work Department

Dispute management.

Position

Siân leads the firm’s specialist property litigation team. She has extensive experience of property litigation, including commercial and residential landlord and tenant disputes, lease renewal proceedings, dilapidation claims, adverse possession claims, claims in respect of disputed easements and restrictive covenants, mortgage possession proceedings and lands tribunal claims arising out of compulsory purchase orders. Siân acts for both landlord and tenants in disputes relating to residential, commercial and agricultural land.


Wales: Real estate

Property litigation

Within: Property litigation

Headed by Sian Jones, Blake Morgan LLP's four-strong team handles a wide range of property disputes including high-value commercial dilapidation claims and complex compulsory purchase order (CPO) compensation claims for national and Welsh clients including GVA, Rank Group, Julian Hodge Bank and South Wales Land Developments. Jones recently represented Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council on securing the forfeiture of a lease of a prominent waste management facility in Blaenau, Gwent as a result of serious breaches of environmental permits. Associate Holly Stedman is also recommended.

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Social housing

Within: Leading individuals

Siân Jones - Blake Morgan LLP

Within: Social housing

Led by the 'very well-known' property litigator Siân Jones and also able to all upon the expertise of practitioners with a focus on social housing work from across the firm's real estate, finance, employment and commercial teams, Blake Morgan LLP 's 'friendly and approachable' multi-disciplinary team has an excellent reputation among many of the most significant housing associations in the country including United Welsh Housing Association and Coastal Housing Group. Jones also handles work outside of Wales including recently successfully securing civil injunctions on behalf of Waltham Forest Housing Association brought against a mixture of tenants and visitors to a block of flats. On the non-contentious front, Louise Howells is 'very experienced at social housing work', particularly as it relates to regeneration and development projects; she recently acted for Vale of Aylesbury Housing Trust on the acquisition of affordable housing units at Chinnor in Oxfordshire. Penri Desscan is recommended for housing association-related procurement work.

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