Sean Pettit


Sean is an established property law barrister with over 20 years of experience in all areas of the law pertaining to Real Property and Landlord and Tenant law.

Sean has particular experience in leaseholds and tenancies: disrepair and dilapidations, unlawful eviction, residential landlord and tenant, commercial landlord and tenant, business tenancies, mobile homes, easements, trusts of land and estoppel.

In the context of Local Government Housing, Sean has considerable experience in Statutory Appeals, Judicial Review and cases involving Public Law, Human Rights and EC Law issues.

Sean has represented clients at every level of tribunal including a number of landmark cases in the Court of Appeal. For a number of years, Sean taught Land law and Trusts at the London School of Economics.

Local Government and Housing

Landlord and Tenant

Real Property

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