Overview Can we help?

Whether you invest in, develop or simply occupy properties, our knowledgeable planning and commercial real estate teams are on hand to help. Developers, businesses and organisations that require assistance in resolving planning disputes can rely on the lawyers at Docklands Solicitors.  Our cases are handled with the utmost discretion, with a tailored approach that’s necessarily to minimise any disruption to the client’s business.

If you are seeking assistance with the following types of potential dispute, Docklands Solicitors will be able to help:

  • Restrictive covenants
  • Disputes over easements
  • Eviction of squatters and travellers
  • Land contracts, disputes about conditional contracts, option agreement and overage disputes
  • Adverse possession and trespass
  • Boundary disputes
  • Rights of way, rights to light and party walls
  • Compulsory purchase
  • Development agreement and joint venture disputes
  • Determination of beneficial interests in land
  • Applications to register land as town or village greens
  • Judicial review of planning decisions
  • Environmental law disputes

It’s quite common that disputes of this nature can become quite troublesome prior to seeking the help of a solicitor, as such, we understand the need to reach the most effective solution within the shortest time possible following our appointment.

We also fully support and recommend Alternative Dispute Resolution, (ADR) for any property matters you wish to seek resolution for without court intervention.  We provide an extensive range of commercial mediation services to support you in this process from client representation to the appointment of an Accredited Mediator.


Can we help?