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Andrew Howard - Partner, Coles Miller

Andrew Howard

Coles Miller Consultant

Residential Leasehold


  • All issues relating to leasehold owned flats.
  • The leasehold system
  • Buying the freehold
  • Extending the lease
  • Right to Manage
  • Right to First Refusal
  • Service charges
  • Right to vary a lease
  • Enforcement of covenants
  • Forfeiture
  • Complex issues where a matter becomes litigious such as a breach of covenant dispute, a challenge to the exercise of the Right to Manage and a challenge to the right to an individual lease extension or a collective freehold purchase but also the interpretation of leases.

Andrew is a Consultant in the firm’s Residential Leasehold Property Department which specialises in work relating to residential leasehold properties including individual lease extensions and collective freehold purchases. 

Andrew, who is a former Senior Partner of the firm, has represented parties in four cases which are cited in the leading text book on the subject. This firm is a member of the Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners (ALEP).

Andrew also deals with the Right to Manage, Right of First Refusal and leasehold property disputes including breach of covenant issues, forfeiture and service charge disputes.

Andrew is married with two adult children and three grand children he also enjoys walking in the Purbecks and following sport, particularly football.


Contacting AndrewALEP

Office: Bournemouth

Tel: 01202 355697

Fax: 0845 017 6994

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