We provide an extensive training programme and surgeries to our clients.
Outlined below are a number of key topics that we have recently delivered on. We can provide comprehensive day-long sessions or shorter sessions to meet your needs.
Effective service charge recovery
A half-day interactive workshop on the legal implications, underpinning actions taken and procedures followed. The workshop will cover:
- The current economic climate
- The practical importance of good communication
- Pre-action protocols and the implications of lease clauses
- The procedures and timescales for recovery
- Collating and preparing evidence
- First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber) (FTT)
- Legal costs/recovery of costs/taxation of costs
- Case study discussion.
Right to manage
This one hour session will focus on the process of right to manage.
A two hour session on processes to effect collective enfranchisement, lease extensions and individual acquisitions of freeholds.
Issues related to leases (residential and commercial)
Session including s146 Notices forfeiture and possesions.
A one hour session discussing how to vary leases – by mutual consent, or by application to the FTT.
Your guide to the First-tier Tribunal (FTT)
A half day session detailing how to process the different types of claims dealt with by the Tribunal.
A one hour session on abatement of private nuisance, breach of insurance type covenants in leases and the enforcement of such covenants.
Section 20 process
A session designed to outline the correct consultation process for ‘major works’ and long term qualifying agreements including service of notices, time scales.