On 15th May 2018, the Court of Appeal published its long awaited judgement in the joined appeal cases of P&P Property Ltd v Owen White & Catlin LLP (P&P) and Dreamvar v Mishcon de Reya (Dreamvar).

Paul Greatholder and Pieter Boodt appear in Property Investor News on an increasingly common conveyancing fraud known as a 'property hijack'.

This article first appeared in the June 2018 issue of Property Investor News.

Paul is a partner in the property litigation team. He advises businesses, charities and individuals on all aspects of property disputes and their avoidance. Paul’s work covers enforcement of lease terms, recovery of money, real estate property disputes, and he has a specialism in business tenancy law.

Pieter is a senior associate in the real estate team. He advises on a broad range of commercial and residential real estate transactions, including acquisitions, disposals, landlord and tenant matters, development and real estate finance.

All mod cons - recent case law on the risks of property fraud.pdf