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Residential Conveyancing Practice: A Guide For Support Staff And Paralegals

ISBN13: 9781784460815
Published: October 2017
Publisher: Law Society Publishing
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £39.99

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This crucial new training manual gives support staff and paralegals a deeper understanding of the legal principles, regulations, and good practice underlying residential conveyancing procedure, and a sound grasp of the risks associated with their work.

In this book, transactions of leasehold and freehold titles are illuminated by clear and concise guidance from a leading academic lawyer with over 25 years’ experience of teaching conveyancing to students and practitioners.

The most important risks and practice points will be understood more quickly and easily with help from features such as:-

  • examples drawn from practice
  • best practice hints and tips
  • warnings of pitfalls.
Aligned to the requirements of the Law Society’s Conveyancing Protocol, this book provides law firms and their staff with an invaluable aid to training, risk management and improving standards of competency and compliance.

1. Introduction
2. Essential background law
3. Taking instructions and other preliminary matters
4. Drafting the contract
5. Searches and enquiries
6. Planning
7. Investigating title
8. Mortgages
9. Exchange of contracts
10. Pre-completion
11. Completion
12. Post-completion
13. Delays and remedies
14. New properties
15. Leasehold.

A. Law Society conveyancing protocol
B. Standard conditions of sale.