1st Edition

Essential Land Law for SQE1

By Mohammad Sabuj Copyright 2023
    192 Pages 12 Color Illustrations
    by Routledge

    192 Pages 12 Color Illustrations
    by Routledge

    Essential Land Law for SQE1 explains the key principles of Land law in a clear, easy-to-follow style. Principles are introduced and illustrated with reference to practical examples. The book demonstrates the skills of understanding and analysing the law, taking a clear and structured approach to analysing the facts and then applying the relevant principles. It also includes a range of supportive features:

    • Revision points: Each chapter concludes with a concise list of key revision points.
    • Problem questions: To test understanding and analytical skills applied to practical scenarios. The SQE1 companion website provides suggested answers.
    • Multiple choice questions: Each chapter of the book provides multiple choice questions following the SQE1 question format (with answers in an appendix to enable you to test your knowledge).

    Part of Routledge’s Essential Law for SQE1 series, this concise and accessible text provides a clear understanding of the Land law element of SQE1 and enables you to test your assessment skills. Without the assumption of any prior knowledge of Land law, it is suitable for both undergraduates and non-law graduates.

    Introduction 1. Preliminary Information before you start studying Land law for SQE 1 2. Unregistered Land Law 3. Registration of Title (Registered Land) 4. Co-Ownership 1: Informal acquisition of Title: Implied trusts 5. Co-Ownership 2: Trusts of Land 6. Landlord and Tenant (The Law of Leases) 7. Licences and Proprietary Estoppel 8. Easements and profits à prendre 9. Freehold covenants 10. Adverse possession 11. Mortgages Appendix A. Summary of cases Appendix B. Problem Questions Appendix C. Answer to the Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) and Answers


    Mohammad Sabuj is a barrister (Lincoln’s Inn) and Lecturer in Law at Royal Holloway, University of London, UK.