Lupa Akthar


Lupa is a Solicitor in the litigation team at DKLM and has experience in dealing with a variety of commercial, civil and property disputes.

In the course of her practice, Lupa has been praised for being above all a pragmatic and commercially-minded adviser, able to make swift tactical decisions to resolve disputes.

Lupa has expertise in the following matters:

  • Contractual disputes;
  • Claims under the Trust of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996;
  • Debt recovery and insolvency;
  • Professional negligence claims;
  • Tortious claims (including defamation, privacy and private nuisance); and
  • Copyright, trade mark and other intellectual property disputes.

Lupa's property practice covers a variety of commercial and residential disputes including:

  • Landlord and Tenant disputes;
  • Forfeiture proceedings;
  • Dilapidations claim;
  • Party Wall Act claims;
  • Adverse possession claims;
  • Possession proceedings; and
  • Lease renewals and enfranchisement.

Outside the office, Lupa enjoys spending time with family and friends, and being outdoors.