Thompson Smith and Puxon is a member of the Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners (ALEP). ALEP is the professional body for practitioners experienced in the residential leasehold sector.

Leasehold enfranchisement includes the processes of lease extension, freehold acquisition and correction of management problems within leasehold properties. ALEP exists to ensure that practitioners involved in this sector adhere to an agreed level of conduct and service. Find out more here.

Judith Winward, Associate Solicitor within the TSP Dispute Resolution Team, specialises in residential lease extensions and leasehold enfranchisement, working closely with the residential property team. Judith has experience in a wide range of civil and commercial disputes. She is well placed to deal with contentious leasehold issues and has wide experience of the procedures in the First Tier Tribunal (Property Chamber) in both lease extension and collective enfranchisement claims. For more information Judith can be contacted on 01206 574039 or by email at judith.winward@tsplegal.com.