Elizabeth England

“She’s got a good knowledge of housing cases, knows how the process works and is a safe pair of hands.”

“She is very fierce and firm and always very good on her feet. She fights for justice and is dedicated and approachable.”

Chambers and Partners 2021

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Elizabeth is a member of the Property Team at Five Paper and a specialist in social housing and landlord & tenant law, recognised in the most recent edition of Chambers UK as a rising star in social housing.

Before joining the Bar in 2014, she qualified as a solicitor in 2008 and as a solicitor-advocate in 2012. In 2018 Elizabeth was listed in the ‘Hot 100’ feature by News on the Block as an influential landlord & tenant professional and has retained that position since.

Elizabeth has a wealth of experience in property law and in 2005 was part of a government pilot scheme providing housing law advice via webcam to members of the public.

Elizabeth is on the Consulting Editorial Board and a Contributing Author for Lexis Nexis in the area of social housing and residential landlord and tenant law. Elizabeth provides maintained educational resources on homelessness, possession and residential landlord and tenant matters. She is also a regular contributor to the Lexis Q&A facility and committee member for the Social Housing Law Association.

Elizabeth is able to accept instructions directly from members of the public through the Direct Public Access scheme.

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