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Housing Law Update

6 December 2017 , Mansfield

About the event

Mansfield District Council
Civic Center
Chesterfield Road South
NG19 7BH

2.00pm – 4.00pm

A seminar led by an experienced housing solicitor with lots of opportunity to ask questions

Gail Sykes, head of housing law, Buckles Solicitors LLP

Gail Sykes qualified as a solicitor in 1997 and joined Buckles in April 2008 as Head of Housing LawGail has a national reputation for her work with Registered Providers, Local Authorities, property managers and private landlords, having acted for an impressive portfolio of housing providers. She has particular expertise in housing litigation and housing management law, she is an experienced advocate who regularly and successfully represents her clients in Court proceedings. Gail is mentioned in the Legal 500 as a leader in her field.

Benefits of attending

This event aims to bring delegates up-to-date with legal developments in housing management and to provide plenty of opportunity to ask questions.

Gail Sykes, head of housing law at Buckles Solicitors LLP, will bring you up to date with the latest developments in housing law including:

•    Managing fixed term tenancies and The Housing and Planning Act
•    Legal update and case law round-up - succession, fire safety, intention to occupy as only or principal home, warrants for possession and more
•    Improving success in rent possession claims - avoiding the potholes and pitfalls and using case law to your advantage
•    Your questions answered

Who should attend

Housing officers, managers, directors and anyone involved in tenancy management.

Booking information

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