Hotak v LB Southwark 2015
The Supreme Court appeal on how ‘vulnerability’ was to be considered for homelessness priority need. Giles acted for Crisis, who were given permission to intervene.
Rakusen v Jepsen 2021 and 2023
Appeals in the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court on whether rent repayment orders could be sought by tenants against the owner of the property, not just their immediate landlord. Giles acted for Safer Renting, who intervened in both appeals.
LB Croydon v Imam 2023
Supreme Court appeal on the extent of the local authority’s duty to secure suitable accommodation for those owed a full homelessness duty. Giles acted for Crisis who were given permission to intervene.