Conveyancing & the Family Home

Date & Time

10th December 2019 | Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, BN1 4DJ | 2-5pm


£100 + VAT (£120) members; £120 + VAT (£144) non members


Conveyancing & the Family Home

Conveyancing with the family home involves many difficulties.  This course aims to highlight the difficulties and their solutions.  The course is useful for both conveyancers and family practitioners.

Topics covered include:

  • Obtaining instructions from all clients
  • The various declarations of trust available
  • Ascertaining money contributions and money laundering implications
  • Gifts from parents to children
  • Potential undue influence and conflicts of interest between the parties
  • Overriding interests and consent forms
  • Problems in relation to severance
  • Stamp Duty Land Tax and family breakdown
  • Transfer of Equity

Richard Snape has been the Head of Professional Support at Davitt Jones Bould since 2002.   He speaks at numerous courses for law societies all over the country, various public courses, in-house seminars within solicitors’ firms and has also talked extensively to local authorities and central government bodies.  His areas of specialism include both commercial and residential property, in particular in relation to local government law, conveyancing issues, development land, commercial property and incumbrances in relation to land.