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Our work - 15/12/2015

Avoidance of litigation leads to a win-win situation

The brief was to challenge a £250k service charge item relating to the cost of a replacement air conditioning system following legislation against the use of R22 refrigerant.

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As well as identifying the correct grounds for legal challenge, Lambert Smith Hampton proposed an alternative solution that voided litigation altogether and generated further savings for the client.

The result was a restructured lease amending the service charge provisions without the need for litigation.

Added value:

  • Healthy landlord/tenant relationship meaning no litigation costs
  • Additional saving of £270,000 for the client
  • Enhanced investment value for the landlord
  • Improved and modernised building with brand new air-conditioning plant for the occupier

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