HLPA meeting 20 January 2021 – 6:30pm

The next HLPA meeting will be held on Wednesday 20 January 2021 from 18.30-20.30 on the topic of Possession Proceedings and Duty Schemes in 2021.  The speakers will be: Sue James Hammersmith and Fulham Law Centre Simon Mullings Edwards Duthie Shamash Solicitors Sarah...

Open letter to Secretaries of State for Housing and Justice

House of Commons London SW1A 0AA robert.buckland.mp@parliament.uk robert.jenrick.mp@parliament.uk CC’ed Rt Hon Thangam Debbonaire, Shadow Secretary for Housing Rt Hon David Lammy, Shadow Secretary of State for Justice 6th January 2021 Dear Rt Hon Robert Jenrick,...

HLPA CONFERENCE 2020

HLPA Conference 2020 will take place on line and on 10 December 2020. Go to https://profbriefings.net/index.php/about-hlc20 to book and for more information. You can access conference from anywhere with an internet connection. Conference is priced for maximum...

HLPA Conference 2020

Housing Law Conference 2020 Flyer Final (2)Housing Law Conference 2020 Flyer Final10 December 2020. The conference will focus on how we combat inequality in housing, with the emphasis on sex and race discrimination. The scene will be set by our keynote speakers David...

HLPA Autumn Survey – Legal Aid and Administrative Law Review

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfwU8a12tEnASDQGmdrb_OODtx6qzOoVsAlXzEEbHZp9RZ1ag/viewform?usp=sf_link HLPA is surveying members and others in order to help respond to (i) the Justice Select Committee’s inquiry in to Future of Legal Aid and (ii) the...

Extension of the CPR 55 stay (redux)

HLPA welcomes the short extension of the stay on possession proceedings announced on 20 August 2020. However, the stay itself will not prevent an unmanageable flood of evictions, many of which will be manifestly unjust unless the government uses this time...