Lisa Wills

Lisa succeeded to the role of senior partner after the retirement of John Lewis and has been with the firm for many years. The whole of her professional career has been spent dealing with properties in the local area.

Lisa also specialises in elderly client care including LPA’s and Will writing.

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Liz Knott

Liz has worked in the legal profession for many years. As well as being a Licensed Conveyancer she is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives and has a wide range of experience in all kinds of conveyancing work. Liz is one of the Directors of the Company.

Liz specialises in dealing with property buying companies who require a fast service – often only two weeks from beginning a matter to completion.

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Jo Simpson

Jo has worked in conveyancing for over 20 years firstly as a secretary and later studying with the Institute of Legal Executives, qualifying in 2010. Jo moved to Derby in 2007 and joined the firm in January 2018. In 2019, Jo was appointed as one of our Directors. She deals with all aspects of property transactions. Jo has a very good relationship with many local estate agents who like her friendly manner and excellent communication skills.

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Julie Stewart

Julie joined us in September 2018 with an extensive career having worked for nearly 35 years in residential conveyancing and has spent the last 15 years working in Derby City.  She endeavours to provide a personal, efficient service presented in an understandable and practical manner.  She is a Licensed Conveyancer having qualified some years ago whilst working at a solicitors’ practice in the City.

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Rachel Kirkley

Rachel is a Conveyancer and joined the firm in October 2014.  She has worked in the legal profession for over 15 years, mainly in residential conveyancing. She previously studied with the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives but having decided she wanted to specialise in property law is now studying with the Council of Licensed Conveyancers to become a Licensed Conveyancer.

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Wendy Kinsey

Wendy has worked within the legal profession for over 30 years, primarily in Residential Conveyancing. She moved from the Manchester area and joined the firm in October 2016.  In September 2015, she commenced the Licensed Conveyancers course, completing Level 4 in 2018, and is currently studying for her Level 6 examinations to qualify.  She deals with all aspects of property transactions and always aims to provide an efficient and personal service.

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Lucy Hodgkinson

Lucy started her career in the property industry in 2007, working for a number of high street estate agents. Lucy has vast experience with the sale, purchase and letting of all types of property. In 2015, Lucy decided a natural progression would be to gain further training in the conveyancing industry. After receiving on the job training whilst completing the Council of Licensed Conveyancers course in property law, she is now a qualified licensed conveyancer and deals with areas of property transactions such as freehold and leasehold sales and purchases, purchase of new build properties, shared ownership, remortgages and transfers of equity.

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Jacqueline Byrd

Jacqueline has worked within the property industry for over 8 years starting residential estate agency with a varied career in property sale and rental throughout Derby and surrounds. As Sales Executive, Jacqueline is the first point of contact for clients who are looking to obtain quotes for their conveyancing needs providing them with a friendly and efficient service.

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