Seyaad Arif

I am a Direct Access qualified Barrister. If you have a legal problem related to Landlord & Tenant dispute please do not hesitate to contact me for a initial consultation which will be without charge as I possess personal experience, including ownership of buy-to-let properties, which provides me with a profound understanding of the process from the perspective of a landlord.

My approach

My approach is quite simple yet highly effective. I begin by attentively considering your instructions and meticulously examining all communication and documentation you provide. This is followed by a thorough analysis and legal research. Subsequently, I deliver personalized advice in writing, outlining the next steps.

This straightforward approach consistently yields favorable outcomes in cases. I am dedicated to actively listening to your needs and passionately advocating for your best interests.

My work

Local Experience – England and Wales:

  • Instructed by solicitors to advise on s.8 and s.21 notices before the issuing possession proceedings 
  • Instructed by solicitors to draft various legal forms in possession proceedings 
  • Acted for various landlords in respect of wide ranging property disputes
  • Instructed by a property broker in a debt recovery dispute
  • Advocacy in courts

About me

I was called to the Bar in November 2012 and have a full practising certificate. I can assist with the following:

* s.8 and s.21 notices 

* Advise on whether you have the correct documentation in place before issuing possession proceedings 

* rent arrears

What my clients say

"Mr. Arif, dealt with my case very professionally, from start to finish, he explained everything in plain english. Having been in the property business for over 10 years, I have no problem recommending Mr Arif to friends, family and clients who need an experienced barrister that understands the property business." - Managing Director of a Property Company

Professional & academic


  • LLB – 2:1
  • LLM in Commercial Law
  • LLM 
  • Bar Vocational Course