Gary Leverett

Senior Solicitor

Gary is a highly experienced Civil Litigation Solicitor in our Disputes team, who has a particular interest in property disputes. 

Gary is able to provide specialist advice to both landlords and tenants in commercial and residential disputes; in boundary and rights of way disputes; trespass and illegal evictions.

Gary is also able to advise in disputes involving contract, debt and professional negligence.

 

 

Key Achievements
  • President of the Norfolk & Norwich Law Society 2004

  • Committee Member of the Norfolk & Norwich Law Society 1995 to 2013

  • School Governor at Thorpe St Andrew High School for over 25 years

Areas of Expertise
  • LANDLORD & TENANT:

  • Business and residential tenancies

  • Forfeiture, both for non-payment of rent and breaches about the terms

  • Dilapidations

  • Service charges disputes

  • Leasehold enfranchisement

  • Alterations

  • Section 24 and 25 Notices and applications for new tenancies

  • Possession

  • PROPERTY LITIGATION:

  • Boundary disputes

  • Rights of way disputes

  • Restricted covenants

  • Legal eviction

  • HMLR adjudication

  • PROFESSIONAL NEGLIGENCE

  • ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION:

  • Mediation

  • Arbitration

  • Resolution by expert

Career History
  • 1979 - 1981: Whisker & Co, Harlow, Essex - Article Clerk (Trainee Solicitor)

  • 1981 - 1982: Whisker & Co - Solicitor

  • 1982 - 1990: Emmett & Tacon, Norwich - Solicitor

  • 1990 - 1999: Emmett & Tacon - Partner

  • 2000 - 2008: England & Co, Great Yarmouth - Solicitor

  • 2008 - 2013: Hood Vores & Allwood, Dereham - Solicitor

  • 2013 - 2018: McMillan Williams Solicitors Ltd, Fulham, London - Solicitor

  • 2018 - present: Cozens-Hardy LLP - Solicitor