Gail Sykes > Buckles Solicitors LLP > Peterborough, England > Lawyer Profile

Buckles Solicitors LLP
GRANT HOUSE
101 BOURGES BOULEVARD
PETERBOROUGH
PE1 1NG
England

Living Wage

Work Department

Dispute resolution, property litigation, social housing.

Position

Gail is a partner at Buckles and is head of the housing department. She has particular expertise in housing litigation and housing management law, she is an experienced advocate who regularly and successfully represents her clients in court proceedings. Gail assists clients with possession proceedings, injunctions, demotion proceedings and ASBOs. Gail regularly speaks at national and regional housing conferences and provides bespoke training for her clients.

Career

Trained Greenwoods Solicitors LLP; qualified 1997; solicitor Greenwoods Solicitors LLP 1997-2004; associate director/partner 2004-08; partner Buckles Solicitors LLP 2008 to date.

Memberships

Social Housing Law Association (SHLA).

Education

Hemel Hempstead School; Nottingham University (1986 BA Hons history); De Montfort University (1994 CPE commendation; 1995 LPC distinction).

Leisure

Travel, scuba diving, buy-to-let property portfolio.

Lawyer Rankings

East Anglia > Real estate > Social housing

(Hall of Fame)

Gail SykesBuckles Solicitors LLP

Buckles Solicitors LLP in Peterborough, which climbs the ranking this year, is the preferred legal services provider for numerous social housing providers, which call on its for advice on housing management, anti-social behaviour and construction matters. Firm-wide, it acts for more than 65 social housing providers across the Home Counties, London, East Anglia and the East Midlands. Head of social housing Gail Sykes, who works closely with the Nottingham-based construction practice, deals with housing litigation and housing management law, and is an experienced advocate in court proceedings.