Keith Pearlman

Keith Pearlman


DMH Stallard (London)

6 New Street Square

New Fetter Lane



Keith is a Partner in the London-based litigation team. He specialises in all aspects of property litigation, including landlord and tenant disputes; contested lease renewals under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954; dilapidations; building claims; insolvency; covenant issues; service charge disputes; rent recovery and lease forfeiture; party wall claims; nuisance and almost all problems affecting commercial or residential property.

Keith continues to represent substantial PLCs, property investors, developers and individual clients.

Keith's other primary areas of expertise include corporate and individual insolvency, where he acts for and against insolvency practitioners, company directors, creditors and banks.

Other areas of specialisation in which Keith continues to advise include professional negligence; contentious probate and trusts, such as contested wills, intestacies, and 1975 Act claims; financial mis-selling; contested insurance claims; debt recovery; and business and trade disputes.

Keith adopts a hard, but commercial and pragmatic approach to most disputes. He has extensive experience in Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

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Associated blogs

Can commercial lessees now ‘relax’ given the extended Government moratorium on forfeiture for non payment of rent?

Legal Updates
Property Litigation Partner, Keith Pearlman, doesn't think so and explains why they could be in for a nasty shock from 1 October of this year
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Covid - catalyst or cause to changes in commercial property relationships?

How have the effects of the pandemic changed the traditional relationship between landlord and tenant within commercial property? Keith Pearlman shares his views
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Commercial tenants – beware!

Blog, News & PR
Keith Pearlman comments on the lingering concerns for commercial tenants surrounding The Coronavirus Act 2020
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The politics of property law – coming full circle?

Blog, News & PR
Will protecting tenants exacerbate the housing crisis?
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