About Diane Hayes
I spent 3 years working at a Land registry before becoming a legal advisor working in local government in 1987. I then qualified as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in 1999.
I have over 30 years’ experience working for the public sector, including local government and parish councils.
During that time, I have worked on a variety of conveyancing matters including commercial property acquisitions and disposals of freehold and leasehold property, nursery leases, auction sales, grant of easements and statutory undertaker rights, reports on title, academy leases, Land Compensation Act – Part 1 payments, registration of unregistered land.
I specialise in acquisitions under the compulsory purchase Acts, statutory transfers pursuant to the various Education Acts, and loans the Empty Property Scheme.