Year of call 1999
Adrian Carr has broad experience in all aspects of landlord & tenant, real property and and wills, probate and administration of estates.
Adrian combines his expertise in real property and private client law to good effect and advises and represents clients before the courts and tribunals in contentious litigation and carries out non-contentious advisory and drafting work to help them avoid becoming involved in litigation.
Adrian has a wealth of experience in all areas of residential landlord and tenant for which jurisdiction remains with the courts, including claims for forfeiture and possession, claims for rent arrears, claims for disrepair, enforcement of covenants and injunctions for anti-social behaviour.
He carries out work in matters for which jurisdiction has been passed to the First Tier Tribunal (Property Chamber), including applications for the right to manage and for the appointment of a manager, service charge disputes, determinations under s.168 of the Commonhold and Leasehold Reform Act 2002 and under s.81 of the Housing Act 1996, applications for leasehold enfranchisement and lease extensions under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993.
In terms of commerical landlord and tenant, Adrian acts for both landlords and tenants across a wide range of areas, including opposed and unopposed claims for a new business tenancy, claims for forfeiture of leases, the enforcement of covenants, the enforcement of guarantees and claims for dilapidations.
Adrian’s practise includes most aspects of real property, including conveyancing disputes, disputes arising out of the joint ownership of land (including claims under the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 for and against trustees in bankruptcy), easements, mortgages, LPA Receivership, boundary disputes, freehold covenants and disputes before the Adjudicator to HM Land Registry.
Adrian carries out both advisory and litigious work in the field of wills, probate and administration of estates, including non-contentious probate disputes, contentious probate disputes, intestacy, applications under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975, disputes relating to testamentary capacity, want of knowledge and approval and undue influence and disputes arising out of the administration of estates and conflicts between personal representatives.
Adrian also practises in the Court of Protection, in particular deputyships for property and affairs.
Adrian has general commercial experience in both the County Court and High Court, acting for individuals and companies.