Ben has experience in a broad range of housing law and property law. He regularly appears in and advises on possession claims against tenants and trespassers.
Ben regularly acts on behalf of landlords in applications for injunctions whether for breach of tenancy agreements or to prohibit anti-social behaviour.
Ben regularly appears in the Magistrates' Court on behalf of local authorities whether as the prosecuting authority in a regulatory matter or as the applicant in proceedings for a closure order.
Ben has successfully assisted several clients in claims for possession orders against trespassers in the High Court.
Ben has advised and appeared on behalf of numerous local authorities in respect of homelessness appeals. Ben recently appeared on behalf of a local authority in respect of a challenge to their housing allocation policy, successfully arguing that the claim for judicial review should not be given permission.