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    Hi All and thanks for reading, I wonder if members could share their experiences for scope of legal fees under the service charges. The reason I ask is that the Lessor is getting legal advice and then charging it to the service charges under removal of director and shareholder disputes....I thought the contract terms only permitted obtaining legal advice in connection with the property and clause of breach of lease etc....I have challenged this....any thoughts would be appreciated?

    Company expenses have nothing to so with the service charge. They cannot be incorporated in the service charge or taken from lessee funds. What exactly is the advice about?


      Thank you Andrew, you have confirmed what I have thought and said.....the director is using the sweeper clause in the lease where it says " Solicitors Counsel etc to justify their expenses....I have challenged this and no answer back..


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