It’s a difficult time for the high street as the internet and Black Friday undermine the traditional New Year sales. Much like in 2008, insolvency issues are high on the agenda for retailers again.

Ed Cracknell and Kieran Soobadoo discuss retailer insolvencies in Property Week.

Landlords need to demonstrate flexibility to survive retailer insolvencies is available to read on the Property Week website. 

Ed is a senior associate solicitor in the property litigation team and specialises in all aspects of property litigation and property dispute resolution. His areas of expertise include landlord and tenant disputes, rent and service charge recovery, possession proceedings, business lease renewals, dilapidations claims and contentious leasehold enfranchisement. Other specialisms include adverse possession, restrictive covenants and rights of way. Ed also advises in relation to the renewal and termination of telecoms leases.

Kieran is an associate solicitor in the real estate team and advises on a range of property transactions including acquisitions and disposals, landlord and tenant matters and property finance.