UK Law

Get UK Law Questions Answered by Verified Experts

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related UK Law Questions
We had a joint tenancy last year for 5 students. 3 moved out
We had a joint tenancy last year for 5 students. 3 moved out and 2 stayed for the next year. 3 new students moved in to the property to replace the 3 that left. All 3 new tenants have signed a contrac… read more
Matthew J
Matthew J
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
334 satisfied customers
My daughter moved into a property in Ashourne Road, Liverpool,
My daughter moved into a property in Ashourne Road, Liverpool, at the beginning of September. She has not signed a lease and the house is in very poor condition. She has email the landlord with a list… read more
Jo C.
Jo C.
Barrister
Master's Degree
71,903 satisfied customers
My father purchased a house with his partner several years
My father purchased a house with his partner several years ago and had a contract drawn up so that on the death of both of them the property was to be sold and the realised monies divided equally betw… read more
James Mather
James Mather
7,349 satisfied customers
leaving a driving school and the contract says that i can buy
leaving a driving school and the contract says that i can buy the students but no figure given ,but i got the students while paying the franchise fully each week ,had no problems until now as told the… read more
INC
INC
Solicitor-Advocate
Master's Degree
3,868 satisfied customers
I have an employee who has worked for me for 18 months on a
I have an employee who has worked for me for 18 months on a casual basis.He was notified when commencing employment he was entitled to hols did'nt go into great detail about it with him as didnt think… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
9,256 satisfied customers
Hi - my son and three friends at Southampton Uni have found
Hi - my son and three friends at Southampton Uni have found a house to rent through a private lettings agency for the next academic year (they are in Halls at the moment). Three of them have signed th… read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
9,955 satisfied customers
My son shares a house with 3 other students which they rent
My son shares a house with 3 other students which they rent from a private landlord. They were told verbally by the landlord that the rent would include payment of all utilities. In May 2010 they all … read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,878 satisfied customers
MY daughter has been living in private student accommodation
MY daughter has been living in private student accommodation in Canterbury. Due to the noise and filthy habits of her housemates and the general dis repair of the property (mice) she has become mental… read more
Jo C.
Jo C.
Barrister
Master's Degree
71,903 satisfied customers
If when using a solicitor initially and there is no client
If when using a solicitor initially and there is no client contract signed between the client and solicitor, can that solicitor then put in charges for work and insist on them being paid. I am asking … read more
INC
INC
Solicitor-Advocate
Master's Degree
3,868 satisfied customers
Hi my dad bought a house from a relative but they wont sign
Hi my dad bought a house from a relative but they wont sign it over. Basically there was a association formed and the association bought a house to use for the association with several members belongi… read more
James Mather
James Mather
7,349 satisfied customers
I am a landlordn I own a HMO house with seven other students
I am a landlordn I own a HMO house with seven other students in it they all moved in around the same time. they all move out the same time. 1 tenant has been nothing but trouble not paying for a clean… read more
UK-Justice
UK-Justice
Master's Degree
11,008 satisfied customers
Please can you help My Mother and Father bought our family
Please can you help? My Mother and Father bought our family home in the 1960's. Mum died in 1980 and dad remarried a few years later. Dad sadly died in 2002, leaving my step mother living in the house… read more
Aston Lawyer
Aston Lawyer
Head of Residential Property
LLB (HONS)
3,752 satisfied customers
Hi my husband died recently of a long standing terminal illness
Hi my husband died recently of a long standing terminal illness and he did not leave a will. We were estranged but divorced or going through a divorce. His parents are now claiming his pension as the … read more
Clare
Clare
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
9,513 satisfied customers
I have been having problems with my Landlord and I want to
I have been having problems with my Landlord and I want to move out. I was just wondering since he never signed the tenancy agreement, never solved any problems brought to his attention about the flat… read more
Jo C.
Jo C.
Barrister
Master's Degree
71,903 satisfied customers
Hi,I have signed a contract with a student housing agency and
Hi,I have signed a contract with a student housing agency and cannot afford to pay the rent, the room is up for lease as i have handed my keys and i am now no longer living there. I had a guarentor wh… read more
Karen G
Karen G
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
493 satisfied customers
I am a student landlandy, and am renting to one of my friends.
I am a student landlandy, and am renting to one of my friends. Last year she signed a contract that was the term of the academic year. Over the summer I allowed her to keep her things and come as she … read more
JoeA
JoeA
Barrister
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14 satisfied customers
Hi, I moved out of my student house at the end of July and
Hi, I moved out of my student house at the end of July and have still yet to receive my deposit back. I am contacting you on behalf of myself and 14 other housemates, so as you can imagine the deposit… read more
Paralegal
Paralegal
Bachelor's Degree
I lost my job so I was going to rent my flat and move in with my boyfriend for a bit.
Two guys came to see me from Bangladesh. They said one of them and a couple would move in. I stipulated I wanted professionals. They said they were. The tenancy was to run from 29 Sep. The couple came… read more
A. Stewart
A. Stewart
Master's Degree
2,140 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

A quick response, a succinct and helpful answer in simple English. I believe I can now confront the counter party with confidence -- worth the 30 bucks!

RickLeeds, UK

I did not know a French Law service existed and I was very impressed with the speed of reply --- very professional. Many thanks!

Ms. BakerAlfafar, Spain

Thank you so much for your help. Your answers were really useful and came back so quickly. Great!

MaggieUSA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ben Jones

Ben Jones

UK Lawyer

9,256 satisfied customers

Qualified Solicitor

INC

INC

Solicitor-Advocate

3,868 satisfied customers

LL.B, Pg.Dip, LL.M, M.B.A (Pending), Solicitor-Advocate. UK Practising Certificate issued by SRA., DIFC Courts Registered (Dubai)

Jenny Mackenzie

Jenny Mackenzie

2,760 satisfied customers

Over 10 years experience in general legal matters

Matthew J

Matthew J

Solicitor

334 satisfied customers

4 y PQE (Partner) - Commercial / Residential Property & Property and Civil litigation experience

James Mather

James Mather

7,349 satisfied customers

Senior Partner at Berkson Wallace

Clare

Clare

Solicitor

9,513 satisfied customers

family solictor with 25 years experience

Thomas

Thomas

Lawyer

2,177 satisfied customers

BA (Hons), PgDip, Practising Solicitor

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x