The case of Waite v Kedai, in which senior associate Pauline Lam and counsel Robert Bowker of Tanfield Chambers represented the leaseholder, has been included in the EG’s top 10 property law cases of 2023. The podcast highlights the first-tier tribunal's approach to applications for remediation orders and the leaseholder protections measures under the Building Safety Act 2022.
Pauline Lam is a senior associate in the property litigation team. She advises businesses, charities and individuals on property disputes and avoidance. She increasingly advises on cases involving cladding remediation, building defects and issues arising from the Building Safety Act 2022 for groups of leaseholders, resident management and right-to-manage companies, commercial tenants as well as landlords and developers.