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Current issues in receivership masterclass

1st Nov 2017

This event is held in conjunction with the Council of Mortgage Lenders.

This masterclass will involve a review of the law relating to receivers, including the appointment of receivers and their powers, and a discussion of some current issues.

This event is aimed at: Solicitors, receivers, conveyancers and anyone working in a lender in-house legal team or legal services.

Feedback from 2016 legal masterclass attendees:

  • “Very good content and well presented keeping it interesting with plenty of interaction with the group”
  • “Good event – clear message”
  • “Clear instruction and presentation which provided the information in an easy to understand way and reconfirmed the appointment and relationship between lender and borrower”
  • “Useful reiteration of the law and interesting example of the issues that arise in practice”


  • The appointment of a receiver, including traps to avoid
  • Discussion of receivers’ powers
  • How possession proceedings may be brought when a receiver has been appointed
  • Risks for the receiver, including whether a borrower can (as a matter of principle) seek an injunction to prevent an alleged sale at an undervalue


  • UK Finance member rate: £55 (VAT exempt)
  • UK Finance associate rate: £99 (VAT exempt)
  • Non-member rate: £129 (VAT exempt)

For futher information or to sign-up please visit the CML website.

Team: Chris Maynard
Expertise: Forfeiture & Possession


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