There are various legal issues that need to be considered by landowners before embarking upon a new diversification scheme. Johanne Spittle FALA and Head of Litigation at Yorkshire solicitors Ware & Kay explains what checks should be top of your list and the importance of checking whether there are any restrictions that might limit access to and possible use of your land.
About Johanne Spittle FALA
Johanne Spittle specialises in the resolution of disputes acting for estates, landowners, farmers and agricultural businesses. She has a particular interest in property related disputes dealing with agricultural, commercial and residential landlord and tenant disputes; land ownership disputes; the enforcement and protection of property rights including rights of way and public footpaths and bridleways. She also deals with farming family disputes.
Johanne heads up the litigation team at Ware & Kay solicitors across their three offices in York, Wetherby and Malton. She is a Fellow of the Agricultural Law Association.