Peter is a member of the Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners and receives a wide range of instruction from freehold and leaseholders alike to assist in building and block Management.
Since qualifying as a solicitor in 2017, Peter has represented individuals and companies in various civil disputes and commercial matters in the county court, High Court and property tribunals. He is experienced in advising as to forfeiture claims, service charges and breach of covenant disputes, removing restrictive covenants, leasehold extensions, Right-To-Manage and Enfranchisement claims, eviction processes under the Housing Act 1988, and general property management for landlords and managing agents. Peter also has experience in debt enforcement matters.
Using his excellent client care skills to assist individuals and corporate bodies alike, Peter advises on the law governing their situations, provides practical advice on procedure and assists with managing matters towards a resolution.
Peter’s interest in dispute resolution work comes from his desire to help parties find a balance between their respective positions and work conciliatorily towards a solution.
Peter acted for the interested parties in a judicial review issued by an individual seeking to overturn a costs order made against him after he brought a failed private prosecution against Peter’s clients. The High Court confirmed that the criminal courts have the power to award costs against private prosecutors if they are satisfied that the costs were incurred as a result of an unnecessary or improper act of omission. For more information see R (on the Application of Holloway) -v- Harrow Crown Court and Bhui & Ors  EWHC 1731
Charity and Fundraising
Peter is a volunteer senior adviser with Waterloo Legal Advice Service, which provides pro bono assistance to people living in South London. Peter also spends time volunteering with Lower Regents Coalition cleaning local paths and waterways in East London. He is also a governor of a school in South London.
Peter ThibauIt recently assisted me with a contentious lease extension for my flat and was exceptionally knowledgeable, professional, efficient, and friendly throughout our interactions. As such, I would highly recommend Peter’s legal services.
Peter explained the process of the lease extension in a consistently clear way and responded to all of my inquiries in a prompt and timely manner. They were also very patient and understanding with my lack of legal expertise.
The lease for my flat was successfully extended, for which I am very pleased. I am grateful for Peter’s hard work, dedication, and assistance in this matter.
I am writing this review to express my sincere appreciation for the outstanding legal support and dedication you provided in the resolution of my recent property dispute. Your expertise and professionalism played a pivotal role in achieving a favorable outcome, and I am truly grateful for your tireless efforts.
From our initial consultation, your thorough understanding of property law was evident, and it quickly became clear that I was in capable hands. Your ability to navigate the complexities of my case with precision and attention to detail was truly impressive.
Throughout the entire process, communication was seamless. Your prompt responses to my inquiries and updates on the progress of the dispute kept me well-informed and reassured. Your transparency and willingness to explain legal nuances helped demystify the proceedings, making the entire experience more manageable for me.
I was particularly impressed by your negotiation skills during discussions with the opposing party. Your strategic approach and commitment to finding an equitable resolution were instrumental in achieving an outcome that surpassed my expectations. Your unwavering advocacy on my behalf did not go unnoticed and was a testament to your dedication to securing the best possible result for your clients.
In conclusion, I would not hesitate to recommend your services to anyone in need of legal representation, especially in property disputes. Your commitment to excellence and client satisfaction sets a standard that others would do well to emulate.
I highly recommend Peter Thibault and Roo Withana. I recently used their services for a lease extension for my flat, and was very impressed with their professionalism, knowledge, and as well as the prompt and swift speed at which they responded to my questions and dealt with my case.
Both Peter and Roo were always available to answer my questions and explain the complex legal process in a way that I could understand. They were also very patient and understanding, and they made sure that I felt comfortable and supported throughout the entire process. I was very satisfied with their legal services.
Peter has been Excellent.
…[counsel] and Peter have been lovely and supportive to us, going above and beyond compared to every one else we have ever dealt with.
Fabulous service! Very helpful and professional. All options were explained clearly and in a timely manner. I was in constant contact and able to discuss any questions or concerns. I am thoroughly impressed with the service provided, and the positive outcome achieved. Thank you again for the hard work.
Instructed counsel has said – “Peter has been an absolute joy to work with… has excellent legal instincts and is highly professional.”
Very helpful assistance with a dispute I was having with my Landlord and Managing Agents… Peter went above and beyond.
Peter helped advise us to options under a contract. He made us feel very at ease with concerns we were having and I would highly recommend his services to friends and family!
Peter helped with a property dispute my housemates and I were having, through his professional, quick and thorough help, we got fast result to our issue which we were very happy with. Would recommend!