Rupi Chandla Associate

Speaks:  English, Punjabi

Qualified: 2018 - Solicitor of England & Wales

Primary office:  Birmingham

Areas of expertise:

Rupi Chandla

Rupi is a Birmingham-based associate solicitor within the Real Estate Group's property litigation team and acts for landowners, developers, asset managers, housing associations, landlords, tenants, pension funds and retail clients.

Rupi's work includes advising clients on contested and uncontested lease renewals, serving notices under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954, advising on break conditions, dilapidations claims, forfeiture and other termination issues. She takes a proactive approach with clients and focuses on her technical ability and research skills to advise on the best strategy to progress matters.


  • Acting for retailers and other public institutions with squatter possession matters and successfully worked with Counsel to obtain possession orders in the High Court
  • Advising on 1954 Act tenancies and lease renewal disputes
  • Assisting and advising on the operation of break clauses and break conditions
  • Advising on forfeiture proceedings and rent disputes

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2018

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      September 2018
      Qualified, Solicitor of England & Wales
    • Career
      September 2018
      Gowling WLG (UK), associate
    • Community
      August 2018
      Board Secretary for Sport 4 Life UK
    • Community
      July 2018
      Committee Member for Birmingham Law Society Equality & Diversity Committee
  • 2017

    • Community
      March 2017
      Committee Member and Director for Birmingham Trainee Solicitors' Society (Sports Officer)
  • 2016

    • Career
      September 2016
      Shakespeare Martineau LLP, trainee
    • Education
      June 2016
      University of Law, LPC with MSc in law, business and management
  • 2014

    • Career
      September 2014
      Home Office (UKVI), asylum decision maker
    • Education
      University of Birmingham, Law