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Howes Percival LLP

3 THE OSIERS BUSINESS CENTRE, LEICESTER, LEICESTERSHIRE, LE19 1DX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0116 247 3500
Fax:
Fax 0116 247 3539
DX:
17013 LEICESTER-2
Email:
Web:
www.howespercival.com

Satnam Chayra

Tel:
Work 0116 247 3508
Email:
Howes Percival LLP

Work Department

Fraud recovery, litigation and dispute resolution, property litigation.

Position

Satnam is a partner and an experienced property litigator, advising clients in relation to all aspects of property-related disputes. Satnam deals predominantly with landlord and tenant disputes (including dilapidations, lease renewals, repossessions, rent arrears, landlord’s consent, break notices and insolvency) and also undertakes general property litigation such as trespass, boundary disputes and professional negligence. Satnam regularly presents seminars to clients and contacts. Based in the Leicester office, Satnam is recognised as a leading property litigator in the East Midlands. She acts for a range of high-profile clients, including national retailers and other household names. She has gained a formidable reputation for her no-nonsense, commercial approach.

Career

Trainee Solicitor, Howes Percival 2000-02; solicitor Howes Percival 2002-07; associate Howes Percival 2007-13; partner Howes Percival 2013 to date.

Education

Aston University (1999); Nottingham Law School (2000).


East Midlands: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: elsewhere in the East Midlands

Within: Commercial litigation: elsewhere in the East Midlands

Howes Percival LLP has a strong focus on the automotive and food and drink sectors, but also also acts for clients in the manufacturing, minerals and mining, transport, waste and retail sectors. Key figures include practice head Geraint Davies, who has notable strength in property litigation, and Satnam Chayra, who handles shareholder, director and partnership disputes, in addition to property litigation. Welcome Break Group, HM Revenue & Customs, Molins and Getronics Services (UK) are all clients.

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East Midlands: Real estate

Property litigation

Within: Property litigation

‘A top-class regional firm’, Howes Percival LLP acts for landlords and tenants alike in portfolio management work and lease renewals and exits. Satnam Chayra and director Jane Bloomer both specialise in this area, while practice head Geraint Davies handles a range of property-related contractual disputes including lease disputes and renewals, covenant disputes, dilapidation claims and licence issues. The group’s client roster includes large corporates alongside owner-managed businesses, investment funds, developers and private individuals such as Welcome Break Group, Nampak Plastics Europe and C Brewer & Sons.

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