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:
Fitness for Habitation
The speakers will be Steve Lawrence of the Health and Housing Group and Giles Peaker of Anthony Gold Solicitors.
The location of the meeting is BPP Professional Education, Lecture Theatre, Lower Ground Floor, 137 Stamford St, London, SE1 9NN.
The Private Sector and Defences to Possession Claims The speakers will be Sarah Steinhardt, Doughty Street Chambers and Deirdre Forster, Anthony Gold Solicitors Please note that the meeting will take place from 18.30 to 21.00 (to included the AGM from 18.30-19.00)....read more
Anti-Social Behaviour and Social Housing Fraud The speakers will be Manjit Mandair, Osbornes Solicitors and Andrew Lane, Cornerstone Chambers Please note that the meeting will take place from 18.30 to 20.30. The location for this meeting is: BPP University Law School,...read more
Possession Proceedings in the Private Sector HLPA Handout 1 Deirdre Forster March 2019 HLPA Handout 2 Deirdre Forster March 2019 HLPA Handout Sarah Steinhardt March...read more
Fitness for Habitation The speakers will be Steve Lawrence of the Health and Housing Group and Giles Peaker of Anthony Gold Solicitors. The location of the meeting is BPP Professional Education, Lecture Theatre, Lower Ground Floor, 137 Stamford St, London, SE1...read more
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.
HLPA news and events
Professional and media enquiries
Media and professional enquiries should be made to the HLPA chair, Simon Marciniak
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