Seminars & Speaker Engagements  

LAG / Arden Chambers Homelessness Conference

Location: City Point, 1 Ropemaker Street, London EC2Y 9SS

Date: 15/06/2018   Time: 8:45 am - 5:00 pm

Price: £162 (inc VAT)    

Register 2018-06-15 08:45:00 2018-06-15 17:00:00 Europe/London LAG / Arden Chambers Homelessness Conference City Point, 1 Ropemaker Street, London EC2Y 9SS


Andrew Arden QC: Introduction and overview

Stephanie Lovegrove: Equality Act 2010

Brooke Lyne: Mental capacity

Richard Granby: Repeat applications

Christopher Baker: Allocations

Iain Colville: Suitability of accommodation

Toby Vanhegan: Eligibility

John McCafferty: Temporary accommodation

Annette Cafferkey: Priority need

Riccardo Calzavara: Other housing provisions

Ian Peacock: Out of area accommodation

Andrew Dymond: Reviews and appeals


At this one-day conference leading barristers from the specialist housing, local government and property law set Arden Chambers will present a comprehensive survey of the main areas of homelessness law.

FREE copy of the new 11th edition of Homelessness and Allocations by Andrew Arden QC, Justin Bates and Toby Vanhegan for delegates!*

9.00 Registration 9.30 Introduction & overview, Andrew Arden QC
10.10 Homelessness Reduction Act 2017, Justin Bates
10.50 Refreshments
11.10 Breakout session 1:

A. Equality Act 2010, Stephanie Lovegrove
B. Mental capacity, Brooke Lyne
C. Repeat applications, Richard Granby

12.05 Allocations, Christopher Baker
12.35 Lunch
13.35 Suitability of accommodation, Iain Colville
14.15 Eligibility, Toby Vanhegan
14.55 Refreshment break
15.15 Breakout session 2:

D. Temporary accommodation, John McCafferty
E. Priority need, Annette Cafferkey
F. Other housing provisions, Riccardo Calzavara

16.00 Out of Area accommodation, Ian Peacock
16.30 Reviews & Appeals, Andrew Dymond
17.00 Conference close

*Please note that the free copy of Homelessness and Allocations, will be handed out on the day of the conference to all delegates who have paid the conference fees in full. Any cancellations must be done in writing and if this occurs up to 15 days before the course start date, the course fee will be refunded but LAG will charge an administration fee of £30 + VAT. If cancellation occurs 14 days or less before the course start date, the full course fee + VAT is payable and delegates will be sent a copy of the conference papers and a copy ofHomelessness and Allocations.