APPG on Legal Aid Disrepair Training for MPs and their caseworkers
Monday 17 June 2019 (10.30am-4.30pm, Richmond House) Giles Peaker and Catherine O’Donnell The APPG on Legal Aid hosted training on housing and disrepair law, on 17 June 2019, in collaboration with Legal Action Group and the House of Commons Library. The session was sponsored by Trust for London and put together using frequently asked caseworker queries. The training was led by the brilliant due of Catherine O’Donnell (Barrister, Garden Court Chambers) and Giles Peaker (Partner at Anthony Gold Solicitors and writer of the Nearly Legal blog), who quite literally wrote the book on disrepair (the newly-published sixth edition of “Housing Conditions tenants’ rights”) and hosted by the House of Commons Library. Thanks very much to all participants for the real life examples and lively discussion. London MPs please contact us for your free copies of the book.