The Law Society

Property Litigation Association Education & Training Committee

Women in Property

Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners

Emma Gosling

Counsel, Property Litigation

Emma has experience in all areas of commercial and residential property litigation with particular expertise in residential disputes and leasehold enfranchisement.

She advises and acts for estates, investment funds and tenant owned management companies primarily in Central London. She also acts for both landlords and tenants in relation to enfranchisement claims and enfranchisement related litigation including professional negligence claims.

Her residential property litigation practice involves advising on possession claims for assured and protected tenancies, service charges and consultation with lessees, and termination of long leases.

Her commercial property litigation work includes advising on debt recovery, lease renewals, dilapidations, withholding of consent and recovery of possession from squatters. Emma also regularly advises on obtaining vacant possession of prospective development sites, issues with mixed use properties and injunction applications.

Emma trained at Forsters and became a Senior Associate in 2017. She is a recommended individual in the Legal 500 UK, 2019.

Exercising the Right to Manage, The Law Commission's final report

The Law Commission has today published its three final reports on leasehold reform and the future of home ownership. Their recommendations about leasehold enfranchisement and the right to manage are aimed at improving the existing system of leasehold ownership, whilst the third report about commonhold seeks to create a viable alternative to leasehold ownership, with a view to its widespread use in the future.

A high value residential property

Awards and recognitions

"They are involved in some really big cases. They focus on not going to court, which means clients love them."
Chambers HNW Guide 2018