Understanding Compulsory Purchase Orders and compensation Masterclass – 5 November 2019

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Chair’s opening remarks
Virginia Blackman, National Head Site Assembly and Compulsory Purchase Team, Avison Young

Acquisition of land and rights: the source of the powers
Alex Weatherall, Senior Associate, Squires Patton Boggs (UK) LLP

Preparing the scheme – the Acquiring Authority Perspective – in Practice
Alison Barker, Senior Solicitor, Birmingham City Council

Making an effective Order: that’s robust against challenge
Alex Weatherall, Senior Associate, Squires Patton Boggs (UK) LLP

Getting the CPO confirmed
Alison Barker, Senior Solicitor, Birmingham City Council

Challenges Pre Acquisition and Pre Implementation
Virginia Blackman, National Head Site Assembly and Compulsory Purchase Team, Avison Young

A walk through a typical CPO case
Jonathan Stott, Managing Director, Gateley Hamer, and Past Chair, Compulsory Purchase Association

Tackling Compensation issues early - The importance of Engagement and establishing effective negotiation
David Holland, Partner, Squires Patton Boggs (UK) LLP

Compensation for land acquired
Jonathan Stott, Managing Director, Gateley Hamer, and Past Chair, Compulsory Purchase Association Virginia Blackman, National Head Site Assembly and Compulsory Purchase Team, Avison Young

Advanced payments
David Holland, Partner, Squires Patton Boggs (UK) LLP