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Join the Property Section

Who can join

Membership is open to practising property solicitors, licensed conveyancers, and trainees.

Why join?

Join the Property Section for access to CPD-accredited events, magazines, webinars and online content developed and designed by specialist residential and commercial practitioners to help you:

  • Learn what is happening in your market
  • Understand what to do about it
  • Network with other practitioners and experts
  • Influence change in law and practice

What we do

Our support will help you achieve best practice, because it comes from specialist residential, commercial, and landlord and tenant practitioner members, with access to government and key market influencers, including Land Registry and the Council of Mortgage Lenders.

Our Section committee of specialist commercial and residential property practitioners, works with Law Society experts to ensure we give you the best possible support. Section committee members include the Law Society’s elected Council members for commercial and residential property.

Not only does your annual membership fee give you magazines, exclusive online content, e-newsletters, face-to-face networking events and topical webinars but you can also access archived online content and recorded webinars, making your membership go even further.

What you pay and how to join

To join this Section as an individual member, you pay £199 for 12 months.

Discounts are available for corporate membership if five or more colleagues join at the same time.

For more information, see the table below.

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Membership fees

Section Individual Corporate

1 to 4

5 to 10

Advocacy

£125pp

n/a

Civil Litigation

£150pp

n/a

Competition

£199pp

£175pp

Family

£150pp

n/a

Private Client

£199pp

£175pp

Property

£199pp

£175pp

 

For pricing details for 11 or more memberships, please email us at MSadmin@lawsociety.org.uk or call 0207 320 5804.

Benefits of Membership*

The Property Section will provide you with support, advice, networking opportunities and enable the sharing of best practice with peers.

The current Section Engagement programme has been created in consultation with the Section Committee and will focus on key issues including:

  • Code of Conduct
  • Fraud
  • Risk and Compliance
  • Anti-money laundering
  • Conveyancing
  • Planning
  • Phishing and Cyber Security
  • Bogus Firms
  • Renewable Energy
  • Rent Deposits
  • Buy-to-Let
  • Mortgage Credit Directive
  • Vulnerable Clients
  • Consumer Protection Regulations
  • Requisitions
  • Income Tax Relief
  • Reserved Funds
  • Brownfield Sites
  • Right to Buy
  • Searches
  • Capital Allowances
  • Stamp Duty
  • Land Tax

These issues will be addressed through a range of activities including: Webinars, a Conference, Workshops, Seminars, Magazines, E-newsletters and a LinkedIn Group

*See Section terms and conditions

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