Kate Andrews is a partner in the real estate litigation team at Hamlins LLP.
The estimated value of an unoccupied property can be based on the general demand for similar properties in the area.
Kate Andrews considers whether the case of Goldman Sachs International v Procession House Trustee Ltd is a shift away from the norm when construing break clauses.
This recent High Court decision of No 1 West India Quay  EWHC 2438 (Ch) will impact on landlords and tenants in situations where tenants want to assign a lease and a landlord wishes to or has refused consent. Kate Andrews, partner at Hamlins, analyses the judgment in more detail.