Management of Key Risks for Conveyancers

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Course Overview

Delivered by experienced lecturer Stephen Desmond, this bite size recorded webinar will offers a practical discussion of the key risks facing conveyancers during everyday practice.

In addition, viewers will receive guidance on how to anticipate and protect themselves against risks including client allegations that inadequate advice has been provided, bogus firms and mortgage fraud.

What are the requirements?

  • This course provides 0.5 – 1 CPD point (depending on length of time spent considering the discussion questions and completing the evaluation form)
  • Watch 20 minute recorded webinar, including reference notes, discussion questions and optional evaluation form to test your legal knowledge

Learning Outcomes

  • On completion of this course you will:

    • Understand the key risks facing conveyancers
    • Be familiar with the safeguards which can be implemented to negate such risks
    • Feel confident in your ability to implement such safeguards

What is the target audience?

  • Practitioners




About Instructor - Stephen Desmond

Stephen Desmond has been delivering training for over 15 years during which time he has delivered more than 1,800 CPD events to lawyers from a variety of backgrounds. Delegates at these events have included practitioners from a variety of size of firms, ranging from sole practitioners to City Solicitors. 

Stephen is a contributing editor to Butterworths Property Law Service, published by Lexis Nexis, writing on the complex law relating to long and short leases.  He writes for the Solicitors Group on the subject of commercial property. 
He has run a university-accredited distance-learning course for aspiring paralegals in the subject of residential conveyancing.

A former practicing Solicitor with several years post-qualification experience, Stephen has represented many business and private clients, including property investors and local authorities.

Course Curriculum

recorded webinars

  • Webinar


  • Notes
    3 Page
  • Evaluation
    1 Page