About George Crofts
George H W Crofts LLB (Hons) Solicitor and Director
G H W Crofts & Co Limited
Specialist Solicitor in Landlord & Tenant and Commercial Property
George read law at Kingston University London. Having spent some time in Leeds studying for his professional exams, George settled in Dorset in 2015 undertaking his solicitors training contract at a well-established local firm. Coming from a background of sales, property management and litigation, George qualified as a Landlord & Tenant and Commercial Property Solicitor in 2017 and since then has worked locally building clients, connections and renown in the technical field of Landlord and Tenant Law.
George now runs his own practice with a focused on the broad area of Land Law. His experience and expertise range from general commercial conveyancing to property disputes and associated litigation. In particular Landlord & Tenant matters, leasehold reform (enfranchisement and lease extensions), right to manage, restrictive covenant and right of way issues, boundary disputes, adverse possession and professional negligence. An adept advocate, George has appeared for Claimants and Defendants in cases before the Civil Courts and the First Tier Tribunal Property Chamber (formerly the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal).
George is regularly called upon by local managing agents to advise upon block management issues, lease extension and variation matters, and service charge queries. He also acts for some of the larger local management companies and freeholders/land owners. With a keen focus on commercial awareness, George helps developers and investors grow their portfolios and maximise return on investment.
Away from the office, George’s interest lay in the great outdoors. He enjoys walking and hiking both locally and further afield. George has completed the National Three Peaks, Yorkshire Three Peaks and for his next adventure has set his mind on conquering the Welsh 3000s.