The UK Government has temporarily banned commercial landlords from issuing statutory demands and winding up petitions against commercial tenants unable to pay their bills due to coronavirus. A statutory demand can be issued where a corporate debtor owes £750 to a creditor. If the debt is not paid within 21 days of the issue of
Philippa Thomas is the professional support lawyer for Mayer Brown's Real Estate practice in London and the firm’s EMEA knowledge team lead responsible for helping facilitate global, local and practice-specific knowledge management strategies and initiatives.
Prior to joining Mayer Brown, Philippa was a barrister practising in all aspects of property law at the London Bar.