Articles - DAC Beachcroft

Articles by Alison Drew

Residential conveyancing update - the challenge of change

Residential conveyancing update - the challenge of change

Residential conveyancers are used to responding to change, this year more than ever. A number of existing and proposed changes continue to challenge c ...

Our success in the Court of Appeal

Our success in the Court of Appeal

We are really pleased to have won in the Court of Appeal in Holt v Holley & Steer [2020] EWCA Civ 851.  The case provides new guidance on the asse ...

Court of Appeal gives ruling on limitation in matrimonial proceedings

Court of Appeal gives ruling on limitation in matrimonial proceedings

On 7 July 2020, the Court of Appeal handed down its Judgment in Holt v Holley & Steer [2020] EWCA Civ 851 providing new guidance on the assessment ...

Property fraud: conveyancers beware

Property fraud: conveyancers beware

Property fraud is on the rise. The most common scam is where an imposter poses as the owner of the property. The buyer is left with liability for a mo ...