Landlord and Tenant Update


14 July 2016, 9.30am registration (9.45am start) – 1.00pm (followed by lunch) Browne Jacobson Nottingham, (with Video Conferencing Equipment to Browne Jacobson’s offices Birmingham)

(Please note we offer the option to attend this course via video conference to make it accessible to as many EM Lawshare members as possible, whatever their location.  We do our best to deliver the best experience we can with the technology we have, but inevitably it may not be as effective as attending the course in person.  We always appreciate your feedback and make improvements if we can.)

Presented by Browne Jacobson and Weightmans

East Midlands

Course overview

Suitable audience:

In-house lawyers, surveyors and those dealing with property issues.


The following topics will be covered and it is intended that there will be a mixture of case studies and workshop style presentations.


Service charges

Residential property tribunals

S20 notices and how the contracts are developed to which of the schedules we follow

Browne Jacobson

Landlord and Tenant case law update

Boundaries issues and disputes

Interactive elements

Case studies and workshop style presentations

Duration: Half a day (3 Training hours) including lunch


B Technical legal practice

B2 Legal research

B4 Draft documents

B6 Negotiation

C Working with other people

C1 Communicate clearly and effectively

D Managing themselves and their own work

Presenter profiles

Tim Rayner is a partner in Browne Jacobson’ Property Disputes team. He has specialised in Property Disputes since qualification in 2004.  Chambers and Partners 2016 says:  “Tim Rayner has experience acting for public bodies and retailers on dilapidations claims and break clauses.  Sources say he is “very knowledgeable and easy to work with””

Sian Evans is a partner in the Property Litigation Team at Weightmans. The ex chair and current member of the Housing Committee at the Law Society Sian has specialised in property litigation and housing matters since qualification in1990. Sian appears regularly in the First Tier Tribunal dealing with disputes about service charges and section 20 consultation. “Clients describe her as “brilliant,” particularly with regard to her advocacy.”

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If you would like to send a list of registrants, please email Julie.Scheller@freeths.co.uk.