Leasehold Enfranchisement

We have a team of experienced leasehold enfranchisement solicitors on hand to help you extend your lease or acquire the freehold of your flat.

What is leasehold enfranchisement?

‘Leasehold enfranchisement’ is a complex area of law that requires specialist legal advice. It includes the processes of lease extension, freehold acquisition and correction of management problems within residential leasehold properties.

At Trethowans, our leasehold enfranchisement solicitors have the expertise to assist you in:

  • Extending the lease of your Flat or Leasehold House
  • Acquiring the freehold of your block
  • Acquiring the freehold of your leasehold house
  • Accepting the Rights of First Refusal
  • Right to Manage Claims
  • Recommending reliable and suitably experienced valuers or surveyors for your particular circumstances

But don’t just take our word for it…

Trethowans LLP are members of ALEP.ALEP (the Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners) is an association of professionals experienced in the residential leasehold sector.

Membership of ALEP is an assurance to leaseholders and freeholders that they can be sure of a consistently high level of service, integrity and professionalism. All member firms are rigorously vetted so you can be confident that we have a proven track record in leasehold enfranchisement.

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Why choose our leasehold enfranchisement solicitors?

Our leasehold enfranchisement lawyers have years of experience helping clients to extend their lease or acquire the freehold of their property. They strive to make the entire process as stress-free as possible, keeping you informed at every stage of the process.

If you require the assistance of one of our leasehold enfranchisement solicitors, don’t hesitate to contact Laura Russell on 02380 820528 or submit an online enquiry form today. We have offices located in Bournemouth, Poole, Salisbury, Southampton, Winchester and London for your convenience.

Meet the team

Halina Mitchell


Laura Russell