Learn how to deal with those tricky tenancy issues with an Easy Law Training Workshop
What is a workshop? And how can it help?
Workshops typically have between 14 – 20 delegates – allowing more one to one interaction & making it easier to ask questions
In depth study
Having a whole day allows us to concentrate on the topic/s & really drill down into the detail – helping you learn & understand more
More class interaction
Workshops often have practical exercises giving you an opportunity to talk to other delegates and make new contacts
All our trainers are either legally qualified (eg solicitors or barristers) or are a specialist in their field.
Current course availability:
Click on the course you are interested in, and you will be taken the the information page where you can find out more and book your place.
15-09-2015 | Regulations and Agency Law for Letting Agents | London Region - The Counting House
Designed for letting agents and their staff, this new course from solicitor David Smith will take you through all the consumer and other regulations which you need to comply with along with the codes of practice and your common law duties.
24-09-2015 | Essential Legal Points for Landlords | Southern Region - Winchester
Tessa takes a whistlestop tour around all the main areas of law that landlords and agents need to know about. Excellent training for new landlords and agency staff and a useful refresher for ‘old hands’.
21-10-2015 | Essential Employment Law | London Region - Drayton Gardens
From specialist employment barrister Laura Robinson, this course is especially designed for landlords and letting agents with staff. Laura will give guidance on the proper procedures and documentation you need to avoid expensive staff problems and claims.
22-10-2015 | Law for Leaseholder Landlords | London Region - The Counting House
Barrister Robert Brown will be looking at the issues and problems that arise when a leaseholder rents out property to tenants, including service and other charges (& how to challenge them), repair of common areas and enfranchisement
26-11-2015 | Landlords Repairing Obligations | London Region - Drayton Gardens
Barrister Peter Marcus will be taking you through the complicated laws relating to landlords repairing obligations, with case studies. Peter is a very entertaining speaker and makes this rather dry subject come alive. Suitable for also for social sector landlords.
TBA | HMO Law & Practice | Southern Region - Maidstone
Solicitor David Smiths popular workshop looking at all aspects of HMOs, including what they are, the management regulations and licensing. Venue and date to be confirmed. Not yet open for bookings
Note - places are limited on workshops so book early to avoid disappointment.
Look What Other People Had to Say ...
NIsh Bhatt Letting agent
Brilliant course! Provides much needed grounding in housing law for all landlords
Steve Smith Woodsmith Property Lettings
Thank you for a professionally presented day!
Katrina Kelsall Aylesbury Borough Council
An enjoyable day, very usefully spent
Jeffery Messem Landlord
Well organised, good and relevant content. Enjoyable workshop format with interesting feedback. Food & breaks good too!
Find out a bit more about our workshops below:
David is a solicitor and partner with the well known housing law firm Anthony Gold.
He is an acknowledged expert on HMOs and tenancy deposit issues in particular (having published books on both topics), and an experienced trainer and speaker.
David takes the HMO Law & Practice, and the Housing Act 1988 Guide workshops.
Tessa is a specialist landlord & tenant lawyer, author and speaker, and creator of the popular Landlord Law and Landlord Law Blog websites.
She ran her own solicitors practice between 1994 and 2013 but now concentrates on training, developing kits and running her various online services.
Tessa takes the workshops on Ending Tenancies, Tenancy Agreements and the Essential Legal Points for Landlords workshop.
Ben Reeve Lewis
Ben is a working council enforcement officer having over 24 years experience.
He is an experienced trainer, having run courses for Shelter and the CIH. He also writes for the Guardian and has a popular Friday column on the Landlord Law Blog.
Ben takes the unique 'Local Authorities and the Signs of Crime' course which he developed out of his experience as a Council enforcement officer.
Peter is a specialist housing barrister from Zenith Chambers in Leeds.
He advises and appears in court for both public and private landlords in a wide variety of housing related cases including disrepair, possession, anti-social behaviouir, illegal eviction, and HMO related issues.
Peter came to the Bar following a career in campaigning and public housing, having worked in Manchester’s Hulme Redevelopment, for Camden LBC and for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation. He mediates, trains, lectures, teaches and writes.
Laura Robinson is a specialist employment barrister from Tanfield Chambers in London.
She regularly appears in Employment Tribunals and the Employment Appeal Tribunal, and represents a wide range of clients including public bodies, companies, local authorities and private individuals.
Robert is a barrister at Arden Chambers, a specialist housing law set.
He advises and represents both landlords and tenants, in the county courts and in the First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber) (formerly the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal).
He has lectured and provided training on a wide range of landlord and tenant topics and is an editor of the Housing Law Reports
All courses include:
All workshops cost £198 (£165 + VAT) per person, payable in advance.
We will provide an invoice, payment can be made online via pay pal or credit card, or by BACS or cheque.
All courses are subject to our published terms and conditions.