Past Events

Forfeiture Masterclass

6th Apr 2017

The Forfeiture Masterclass will be split into three sessions as detailed below.


Before Forfeiture

Nicola Muir will consider the requirements for a lawful forfeiture including:

  • What amounts to a breach of covenant
  • Service of a valid section 146 notice
  • A determination of breach prior to foreiture of residential leases
  • The requirements of the Leasehold Property (Repairs) Act 1938


Mark Loveday will then discuss:

  • How to forfeit
  • The purpose and consequences of forfeiture
  • Waiver of breach

After forfeiture

Robert Bowker will then look at the principles that apply to applications for relief against forfeiture.


  • 14:00 – Arrival and registration
  • 14:30 – Before forfeiture
  • 15:15 – Forfeiture
  • 16:00 – Tea / Coffee break
  • 16:15 – After forfeiture
  • 17:00 – Networking drinks


  • De Vere Holborn Bars – Dickens Room, 138-142 Holborn, London, EC1N 2NQ


  • £50 + VAT
Team: Mark Loveday, Robert Bowker, Nicola Muir
Expertise: Forfeiture & Possession


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