landlord and tenancy services property litigation

Welcome to PainSmith Solicitors. We are a specialist property law firm with a wealth of expertise in dealing with this complex area of law. Whether you are a property owner; letting, managing, or estate agent; surveyor; landlord; or tenant involved with commercial or residential property we have the skills and experience to bring or defend a range of claims.

We also provide these services

  • Draft bespoke terms of business

  • Telephone helpline subscription service to agents

  • Template documents for purchase from our online shop

  • Training to landlords and agents

Recent Blog Entries

PainSmith Seminars

PainSmith Solicitors The Landlord and Tenant Specialists Seminars Our next Seminar will take place on Wednesday 14 September 2016 at The Holiday Inn, Brentwood M25, jct 28, Brook Street, Essex CM14 5NF. The event will start with registration and lunch from 1pm and run from 2pm to 5pm. Topics to be covered include the following: […]

Increased Court Fees – Again…

Court fees have been increased once again. A full list of the increased fees can be found here. Fees for possession claims have not changed. However, the fees for enforcement orders have been increased. A warrant of possession to instruct the County Court Bailiff has increased from £110 to £121. Where landlords wish to enforce […]

Electronic Signatures

The Law Society has released a new practice note on electronic signatures with the aim of increasing confidence in the use of electronic signatures for commercial contracts. It should be noted that the note is only applicable in England. Released on 25 July 2016 and approved by a senior barrister the note clearly sets out […]