How to terminate a lease contract


“Concluding an agreement about leasing trade, office or other rooms, leaseholders as well as lessors try to fill in the contract with the grounds allowing unilateral refusal to perform the contract. For instance, a leaseholder wants to have an opportunity to dissolve an agreement if he/she finds a room cheaper. A lessor, in his turn, is interested in early termination of a contract with a leaseholder who is a debtor.”

Olena Kochergina, attorney, PhD in law, Konnov & Sozanovsky partner, and Leonid Gorshenin, Konnov & Sozanvsky lawyer, advise on the best way to terminate a lease contract.

The article “How to terminate a lease contract” was published in Commercial Property, № 2 (114), February 2013