David Pedley

David Pedley is a retired conveyancing solicitor and guest author at Today's Conveyancer.

Opinion

Searching to ensure access to a property – a brief

It seems that up to the 20th century, no formal searches were made as to public access to a property. Local solicitors knew which were public highways. Until the 1970s, conveyancers rarely bothered much about securing any necessary private rights of access, such as by statutory declaration, but gradually these requirements assumed their proper role […]Read More

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