Bukola Obadun-Craigs > Roythornes Solicitors > Spalding, England > Lawyer Profile
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Residential Leasehold Managment, Litigation, Social Housing
Bukola is a residential property litigator who joined the firm in 2020, having spent the majority of her legal career developing her expertise in the niche practice of residential property management, which encompasses all aspects of leasehold management and housing management litigation.
She has extensive experience in dealing with contentious landlord and tenant issues. Predominantly acting for social landlords, managing agents, Right to Manage Companies (RTM’s), Residents Management Companies (RMC’s), freeholders, leaseholders, tenants and developers.
Bukola’s work includes residential service charge recovery, breach of covenant disputes, applications to the First-Tier Tribunal (Property Chamber) and appeals to the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber). She also deals with forfeiture, rent arrears, disrepair claims, residential possession claims, boundary disputes, adverse possession, rights of way, rights of light, squatters, nuisance, leasehold enfranchisement, right of first refusal and Right to Manage disputes in the High Court (BPC). She has considerable experience acting for high net worth buy to let property investors.
Her experience in leasehold and housing management litigation has given her the opportunity to present to large audiences who work within the sector. She has delivered seminars on behalf of the The Chartered Institute of Housing and The Institute of Residential Property Management. She also enjoys providing in-house training for her clients at their offices. Bukola is recognised in the Legal 500 2017 and 2018 in respect of the wide range of areas she practices in regard to housing management.
Bukola is praised by her clients’ for offering commercially sound and succinct advice at every stage of the litigation process.
Roythornes Solicitors‘ ‘fantastic team of exceptional solicitors’ is a strong choice for a number of social housing sector operators seeking assistance on both strategic and transactional mandates. The practice is jointly led by national real estate head Bhavesh Amlani and Bukola Obadun-Craigs, an ‘exceptional’ residential property litigator whose broad practice encompasses the full scope of leasehold management and housing management disputes. Daniel Skinner, who joined the practice from Capsticks LLP in December 2021, is well-regarded by a mix of registered providers and local authorities for his expertise in housing management matters, particularly in relation to anti-social behaviour and leasehold issues. All named lawyers are based in Birmingham.
Top Tier Firm Rankings
- Private client > Contentious trusts and probate
- Dispute resolution > Debt recovery
- Real estate > Planning and environment
- Real estate > Commercial property: elsewhere in the East Midlands
- Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Elsewhere in East Midlands
- Private client > Family
- Insurance > Personal injury and clinical negligence: claimant