Conveyancing and Land Law Committee

The role of the Conveyancing and Land Law Committee (CLLC) is:

  • to review and promote improvements in all branches of land law, conveyancing procedure and practice and related matters, equal focus being given to commercial and residential property
  • to respond to consultation documents from, and generally engage with, outside bodies including inter alia, the Government, Law Commission, HM Land Registry and the Council of Mortgage Lenders
  • to assist the profession to adapt to anticipated changes in the conveyancing market including connected regulatory changes
  • to promote solicitors as the leading providers of quality conveyancing services. including assisting the Law Society with the development of any conveyancing products or services
  • to provide practical assistance and expert technical guidance to the profession through the production of practice notes, articles and other communications
  • to provide both a free pool of specialist expertise and a representative sounding board.

Who to contact

Governance administrator/committee secretary: Hassan Akbar
Policy adviser: Diane Latter


  • Russell Hewitson (Chair)
  • Hannah Alexander
  • Dona Awano
  • Roger Buston
  • Michael Draper
  • Sarah Dwight
  • Philip Freedman CBE QC (Hon)
  • Laura Ford
  • Surekha Gangakhedkar
  • Warren Gordon
  • Laurie Heller
  • Stephen Jackson
  • Colin Oakley
  • Peter Rodd (CM)
  • Mark Sellers
  • David Steed
  • Nick Taggart
  • Thom Wilkinson

  • Meeting dates

  • 5 March 2019
  • 25 April 2019
  • 4 June 2019