The Housing Law Practitioners Association was set up to provide a forum for practitioners working in the housing field to share knowledge and information. Membership is open to all those who use housing law for the benefit of the homeless, tenants, and other occupiers of housing. Current members include solicitors, barristers, advice workers, independent environmental health officers and other housing specialists.


HLPA has regular events for members, and special events for all. The very latest in housing law practice, delivered by those involved. Notes and handouts available to all members on the website soon after each meeting. For the next meeting:

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Judicial Review Matters – Justice Alliance meeting Weds 5th August 6:30

On Wednesday 5th August 6:30 our friends Justice Alliance will host by Zoom a first public meeting to discuss the government’s Independent Review of Administrative Law.

Many are deeply concerned about this review. Judicial review provides an essential check on Executive power.

Sign up here and please share the link with friends and colleagues: https://eventbrite.co.uk/e/judicial-review-matters-tickets-115699711953



Next HLPA Meeting 18th March 2020

Barriers to Justice The Speakers will be Liz Davies of Garden Court Chambers, Will Ford of Osbornes Solicitors and Izzy Koksal of Housing Action Southwark and Lambeth. Venue: BPP Law School, 137 Stamford Street, London, SE1 9NN Start time: 18.30 with AGM at...

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Next HLPA Meeting 15th January 2020

Eligibility and Migrants' Access to Housing The Speakers will be Adrian Berry, Garden Court Chambers and Lou Crisfield, Miles and Partners LLP. The Location of the Meeting will be BPP Law School, Lecture Theatre, Lower Ground Floor, 68-70 Red Lion Street, London, WC1R...

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Members’ meetings every two months – with speakers at the forefront of housing law giving updates on recent developments and practice.

Papers and notes for past meetings are available for members to download.


Resources for members – guides, FAQs, precedents and more.

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Media and professional enquiries should be made to the HLPA co chairs, Simon Mullings and Marina Sergides

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