Arfan Bhatti (Solicitor)

Arfan Bhatti is a Disability Qualified Tribunal Member in the Social Security Chamber and is a qualified Solicitor experienced in Private Client, Social Welfare Law, Public Law, Property Litigation (including Landlord and Tenant) and Public Inquiries. 

Recent Cases

Arfan is currently working on a number of Legal Aid, CFA and Private cases including:

  • Representing Core Participants in the Grenfell Tower Inquiry.

    He is one of the lead Solicitors for the Bereaved Survivors and Residents who have been affected by the Grenfell Tower Fire.

  • Trecarrel House Limited v Rouncefield

    This case had its judgement handed down recently in the Court of Appeal. It was looking to clarify if Gas Safety Certificates can be served late without invalidating a s21 notice. Permission to Appeal further is currently being sought.

You can see some more of Arfan’s Recent and Notable cases here

Arfan’s current work focuses on:

  • Public Inquiries; 
  • Judicial Reviews;
  • Homelessness Part VII Housing Act 1996 and Part 2 Housing (Wales) Act 2014;
  • Statutory Reviews and Appeals (Housing);
  • Property Litigation (including complex disrepair).
  • Defending Claims for Possession in the County Court (s21, s8, ASB, Succession);
  • Neighbour and Boundary disputes;
  • Disrepair; 
  • Unlawful eviction and harrasment;
  • s13 rent increase appeals;
  • Rent Repayment Orders;
  • TOLATA cases;
  • Challenging and bringing restriction applications at the land registry;
  • Regulatory advice;