The Forbes Housing and Regeneration Group provides a specialist comprehensive legal service to the Housing sector nationally.
We have a large team of over 35 specialist lawyers and staff working with over 90 registered providers and local authorities in England and Wales.
We are recognised in Chambers & Partners and Legal 500 as being leaders in the sector and regularly hold and speak at housing seminars, conferences and forums.
We understand the housing sector and current issues facing registered providers and ALMOs which include the growing need for good quality affordable housing in safe communities against a backdrop of reduced funding, regulatory changes, welfare reform and the requirement for value for money. On a weekly basis, we provide training for our clients to develop their teams' skills and knowledge base and have over 200 training sessions available to our clients.
Our high calibre lawyers are solution focused and provide a cost effective, flexible and value for money service for your organisation.
Our specialism, partnership approach, "one-stop-shop" service, size of our team, quality of our lawyers and value for money approach is what differentiates us from our competitors.
2011 Legal 500: The team at Forbes is 'responsive and proactive'.
Forbes are so attentive, always follow things up and are excellent value for money.
Chambers 2017: "They are friendly, professional, extremely effective advocates who always seek the best possible outcome."
2016 Legal 500: The ?holistic, fastidious and effective? team at Forbes Solicitors is noted for its ?wealth of sector knowledge?.