The Liver Building

Online: Tricky Areas of Conveyancing


Speaker: Richard Snape

Date: Thursday 16th April, 2020

Time: 09:30 - 12:45

Areas of Law: Property

Competencies: B


Course Code: S4305


Due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak and Government advice regarding social distancing,  this event will be delivered online, using Zoom software; To participate in this course you will need:

  • A device: laptop, PC, tablet or phone
  • To download Zoom (client for meetings), this is a free download and you do not need to sign up for an account with Zoom. Access the download here

 The course aims to look at various common place and current issues in relation to conveyancing and suggest means of dealing with them.

Topics covered include:

  • Stamp Duty Land Tax and Land Transaction Tax and the additional dwelling surcharge
  • Easements, bridal paths and byways vehicle access problems
  • Easements and problems with extending the dominant tenement
  • Enforceability issues and restrictive covenants
  • Enforceability of positive covenants and rentcharge issues
  • Co-ownership issues and advising the client

Speaker Biographies

Richard Snape has worked as a Consultant and Professional Support Lawyer for Davitt Jones Bould Solicitors since 2002. He was formerly a senior lecturer in law at the University of West of England, Bristol, and was head of Land Law. He has written various articles for the legal press. His areas of specialism include both commercial and residential property, in particular in relation to local government law, domestic conveyancing issues, development land, commercial property and incumbrances in relation to land.


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