Peter is a rising star who qualified in 2003 and joined Weightmans in March 2013 as part of the Semple Fraser merger. Peter’s background is real estate litigation, including business lease renewals and terminations, dilapidations claims, tenant insolvency, applications to assign or sub-let, boundary and right of way disputes, Land Registry adjudication proceedings, restrictive covenants, rent reviews, lease forfeiture and general property management. Peter has experience of bringing successful claims against negligent professionals such as solicitors, surveyors and accountants. He believes in the merits of ADR and has conducted a number of successful mediations. Peter is also a long-standing volunteer supervisor at the University of Manchester Student Law Advice Centre.
Emergency legislation intended to protect business tenants from the threat of having their leases forfeited for non-payment of rent.
The validity of electronic signatures has been addressed in a recent Law Commission report
The Electronic Communications Code has made it much harder for landowners to remove telecoms operators
If a landlord has breached its repairing obligation, the landlord will need to carry out the repairs in accordance with the terms of the lease.
Legal Directory Quote
Peter Hall is 'very experienced'. Legal 500 2017