Kumarasamy v Edwards in the Supreme Court

Julian Gun Cuninghame and Daniel Brayley (led by Philip Rainey QC of Tanfield Chambers) represented the landlord appellant in the Supreme Court today in Kumarasamy v Edwards. This case concerns the repairing obligations of an intermediate landlord towards an assured shorthold tenant in respect of the common parts of a building under section 11 of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985, the nature of an intermediate landlord’s interest in the common parts and whether a paved area in front the building was the exterior of the common parts. Judgment has been reserved.