Position: Partner and Head of Housing, Preston
Phone: 01772 220200
Stuart is a Partner in the Firm and is the Head of the litigation section of the Housing and Regeneration Department. The team is packed full of talented and hungry individuals who focus on delivering a first class and cost effective service to their clients.
Stuart is a recommended lawyer in both Chambers and the Legal 500.
Stuart represents a large number of Registered Providers and local authority clients throughout the length and breadth of the country. He has considerable experience in tenancy and asset management litigation, complex and emergency anti-social behaviour, tenancy and occupation issues, possession proceedings and health and safety issues. Stuart is also very experienced in conducting policy and procedure reviews. Stuart has provided advice on a considerable number of Ombudsmen referred matters and has given regular advice on vexatious complaints and complainants.
Stuart delivers regular training both for existing clients and at external events and has experience of being a board member at two different Registered Providers.
Stuart acts as the Relationship Partner for the vast majority of our social housing clients.
Clients rate Forbes Solicitors for its 'prompt action', 'flexibility' and 'very customer-focused approach'
2017 edition Legal 500
You were professional and well organised allowing for the court process to run flawlessly.
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'.