"Osbornes’ ‘hardworking, competent, young and energetic’ team continues to grow in profile and reputation and has acted in a number of reported cases before domestic and European courts."
"They are extremely responsive and solution-focused and very creative in the way that they think about getting vulnerable people housed. They are compassionate and good at engaging with people who are hard to reach."
"Experienced in homelessness issues and community care. Regularly assists migrants and other vulnerable clients."
"Represents tenants in the full variety of housing law matters, including issues of possession, eviction, disrepair and antisocial behaviour."
"Manjit extracts the best result from the case and is very determined and hardworking."
"Manjit Mandair has proven expertise in dealing with cases of antisocial behaviour and is "very good with vulnerable clients."
"Will understands the links between different parts of the law and housing - how your immigration status might link to housing, for example, or how care provisions might link to housing."
"The very thorough and incredibly committed William Ford is a respected practitioner acting predominantly for tenants facing possession and eviction proceedings, homeless applicants or clients who are making disrepair claims."
A massive thank you for helping me during a very difficult period in my life.
The outcome for me was positive, so ultimately I'm extremely happy and thankful!!!
“Shilpa Mathuradas, practice head of social housing department and assistants solicitors Manjit Mandair, William Ford and Thul Khan are all recommended.”
“The social housing team has a strong track record in representing tenants in claims against local authorities and housing associations, with particular expertise in complex disrepair and possession cases.”
“The social housing department provides an excellent service and is able to react quickly in critical situations.”
“The social housing team is friendly, approachable and genuinely care about its clients.”
“A broad knowledge places the social housing department one step ahead of others when it comes to community care knowledge.”
“The social housing department always go the extra mile.”
“I was very happy with the excellent service from Osbornes in my disrepair case. They obtained a great result in my case and always pushed hard for my rights. They always responded promptly to any request for information I had.”
Thanks for all your support during the very difficult time for my family.
Associate William Ford receives effusive praise for his dedication and commitment to social housing. Interviewees highlight his technical understanding and background in housing law, and describe him as "highly impressive."
"For a team that does legal aid work, they are generous with time and realistic about how it all works."