Sponsors

Headline Sponsor

 

Groundsure is a leading UK environmental authority. We give land and property professionals expert information on risks including land contamination, flooding and ground stability to advise their clients in the transaction. We provide high value, property-specific opinions and analysis of land use, turning data into practical, actionable insight.

Website: www.groundsure.com

Networking Sponsor

Taylor Rose MW is a top 60 independent law firm with over 1,500 experts operating Nationwide. We operate one of the largest legal consultancy networks in England and Wales.

Our Innovative hybrid business model combines a traditional office operation with our market- leading consultancy programme.

We build trusted relationships with people and organisations to successfully overcome hurdles and challenges in life and in business.

Our professionals will put you at the heart of our business. From the everyday to the most complex issue, we will provide you with clear, concise advice, always putting your best interests first.

For more information, please visit www.taylor-rose.co.uk

Charity Partner

The Conveyancing Foundation is a zero-profit registered charity whose purpose is to enhance the lives of those in the conveyancing industry and to support charity fundraising initiatives. Through our pioneering Be Kind We Care programme, we provide a wealth of industry specific resources to support improved mental health and wellbeing and to promote good values and an ethos of understanding, collaboration, and good behaviour. Our Charity Lotto and new Charity Grant ensure that through simple processes, we can raise hundreds of thousands of pounds for a range of incredibly worthy causes which are chosen by companies and individuals from within the property industry.

For more information, please visit www.conveyancingfoundation.org.uk 

Technology Enabler of the Year

Source of Funds. Sorted.

Armalytix is a data intelligence firm that allows clients to safely share Open Banking and other data to deliver financial insights to legal firms, helping you conduct faster and more effective Source of Funds and Wealth checks.

Armalytix gives you:

  • Upfront financial fact finds
  • Market-leading analysis
  • Legal Eye endorsed questionnaires

We give you the data, evidence and answers you need, effortlessly integrated into your workflows. Transform the complex, manual process of Source of Funds and Wealth checks into a simple, digital experience for you and your clients.

For more information, please visit www.armalytix.com

Or contact sales@armalytix.com

New Build Conveyancing Team of the Year

Move Reports is truly an INDEPENDENT company and like you this is critical to stand out from your peers and competitors.

Move Reports are not owned or are part of any sister group relationships that may impact on your own independence.

This ensures you receive the best and most compliant property searches and reports. Not a data driven ‘one search fits all’ approach but created bespoke to your specific conveyancing market place, whilst protecting both your firm and your clients best interest.

With a history and pedigree second to none, we aim to incorporate our full range of expertise and understanding of the conveyance process, to ensure our clients receive the best possible service.

Our goal is to provide a “fit for purpose” product that will get you to exchange and completion as quickly as possible, which is achieved by removing obstacles and providing solutions.

It is how we deliver our products and what we do for you behind-the-scenes that sets us apart and means our clients describe us as “it’s own search department and marketing team.”

Our business ethos being “If you don’t get the instruction , we don’t get the searches”. Simple!

For more information please visit www.movereportsuk.com

Contact: Darren Tierney (Director & Head of Business) 07599416966 or dtierney@movereportsuk.com

Law Firm Innovator of the Year

Dye & Durham UK is one of the largest providers of property information services in England and Wales, allowing legal and business professionals access to an extensive network of data and insights.

Through our various products, customers can perform CQS standard searches, access Law Society forms, and integrate with HMRC and HMLR through our cloud-based platform. We help firms improve the precision, confidence, and rigour of their operations.

​Our team are leading experts in environmental risk, ground and climate hazards, conveyancing risk and fraud prevention, providing best-in-class complete due diligence solutions for property transactions.

For further information please visit our website: https://dyedurham.com/insight-data-risks/

Contact us on: 0800 038 8350

‘One to Watch’ Conveyancer of the Year

InfoTrack is the home of digital conveyancing. A powerful suite of solutions from client onboarding and searches to post-completion and e-signature services, we digitise the entire conveyancing process to assure compliance and productivity. Our technology takes on the burden of paper-intensive, demanding administrative tasks within a single, award-winning platform. We empower firms to focus on delivering an exceptional client experience with every transaction. InfoTrack; the smart, sophisticated, secure solution for digital conveyancing.

For more information please visit www.infotrack.co.uk

Contact 0207 186 8090

Residential Conveyancing Team of the Year

PEXA is a world-first innovation. Together with industry, we’re reimagining housing completions through software leveraging integrations with land registries, revenue offices and the central bank to digitise and orchestrate key components of conveyancing transactions.

In 2022, we launched a digital remortgage product in England and Wales for lenders, lawyers and conveyancers, and this will be followed by a sale and purchase solution in 2024.

Supporting our customers provide an exceptional experience to their clients is at the core of what we do. We love working with innovative teams to achieve this, which is why we’re proud to sponsor this award.

For more information please visit https://www.pexauk.co.uk/

Today’s Conveyancer Industry Champion

Minerva,  intelligent client onboarding, connecting law firms with their clients faster. Minerva brings together everything law firms need to remotely onboard their clients, giving them an exceptional customer experience with quote management, ID and AML, Source of Funds, forms and secure online payments all in a single digital solution.

This is client onboarding. Just not as you know it. Your clients, our focus.

For more information please visit www.minervaportal.com

Contact hello@lawfirmservices.co.uk

Customer Service Champions

As a leading global provider of practice management, case management and document management solutions to the legal market, our Cloud hosted technology ensures greater connectivity for improved working efficiencies across 1,200 law firms and 35,000 users, and counting.

Among the many innovative and customer focussed approaches we offer our client base, our EvolveCommunity portal ensures users are always fully competent with our software, aware of the constantly evolving features and functions and achieve the greatest return on investment.

For more information, please visit: www.practiceevolve.com

Risk & Compliance Champion of the Year

Ochresoft’s ‘Intelliworks’ is market-leading case management software, built by lawyers for lawyers, covering all aspects of compliance and risk management.

Ochresoft is the leading CMS provider with the legal and regulatory expertise to ensure that its content-rich workflows are always current and incorporate the latest legal content and best practice standards, delivered in real time. Intelliworks workflows are updated whenever there is a change in law, regulation, or best practice.

Ochresoft is proud to be an official supporter of the 2023 British Conveyancing Awards.

For more information on Ochresoft, please visit: www.ochresoft.com

 

Conveyancing Firm of the Year – National

LMS – Making conveyancing easy

We have been providing mortgage lenders, legal firms, brokers and home buyers with a wide range of services for over 25 years and have the expertise and experience to help make the mortgage market a more secure and reliable place to do business.

For more information, please visit: www.lms.com

Conveyancing Firm of the Year – Midlands

Geodesys is a leading national supplier of conveyancing searches and a producer of the CON29DW drainage and water reports

From full AML checks to compliant search packs and post-completion solutions, the conveyancing journey has never been simpler. 

As well as all this, we provide a refreshing approach to customer service. Imagine a dedicated account manager who’ll make your conveyancing searches a breeze, someone who you will build such a close relationship with that they’ll become one of your team.

At Geodesys, we’ve got Conveyancing Covered.

For more information, visit www.geodesys.com

Contact us on: 0800 085 8050

Conveyancing Support Team Member of the Year

tmgroup is the largest provider of property searches to the conveyancing sector, but there’s more to us than just searches. Our mission is to make the property transaction easier, quicker and safer.

We’ve been driven by data since 1999 and have taken time to build partnerships that bring you an unrivalled network of choice – helping you manage the tricky task of buying and selling property.

We are proud to be a part of improving the conveyancing process for everyone. In fact, conveyancers, lenders, estate agents, housing associations and local authorities are already saving time, being more efficient and reducing risk with our powerful online solutions.

For more information, please visit: www.tmgroup.co.uk

Conveyancing Firm of the Year – North

​Veya provides an instant and comprehensive analysis of Land Registry title deeds – giving anyone access to a better understanding of property titles. Through Veya you gain insight into risks, opportunities or issues that may be present within any land title in England and Wales – so you can make the right decisions with confidence and clarity.

Why should conveyancing firms choose Veya?

 We have developed Veya with conveyancers in mind to streamline the client onboarding process and improve your firm’s processes.

  • Case allocation
  • Accurate fee quotation
  • Junior conveyancer and paralegal training
  • Access Land Registry documents
  • Easily confirm ownership

For more information, please visit: www.askveya.com

Risk & Compliance Support Service of the Year

Thirdfort protects life’s big transactions so businesses and their clients can move fearlessly. Thirdfort combines KYC, AML and Source of Funds for beautifully secure verification. Now professionals working in law, property, and finance can onboard their clients in minutes, not weeks.

Powered by Open Banking and transaction specific data, Thirdfort rapidly informs professionals of any risks associated with verifying their individual and corporate clients.

Thirdfort is trusted by more than 850 regulated businesses, law firms and estate agents to make their compliance a competitive advantage.

For more information, please visit: www.thirdfort.com

Boutique Conveyancing Firm of the Year

X-Press Legal Services offer a complete end-to end range of property services for conveyancing professionals, delivered with first class customer service and support. Our products and services are tailored to suit your needs, everything is explained, so you are not left alone with a technology headache.  

We are the leading independent provider of regulated property searches and reports, trusted by legal practices across England and Wales for over 25 years.

Our 27 offices are run by helpful and friendly people who are experts in reporting and have an in-depth knowledge of their and your local area.

Putting customer care at the heart of what we do means that we provide a personal touch alongside our data-rich reports and property services which are fully compliant with industry regulations. Our ongoing investment in IT and technology combined with cyber security ensures peace of mind for our clients.

We are more than happy to talk to you about your requirements, so please get in touch.

For more information call 01925 393333 email hello@xpresslegal.uk or to find your local office visit https://xpresslegal.co.uk/

 

Supporting the Industry

Teal Compliance is a team of experts with a wealth of experience in running, managing, and training in law firms. Led by Amy Bell and Emma Dimbylow, who both have over 20 years of experience in the legal industry, the team is dedicated to providing practical solutions to compliance issues. Committed to providing honest advice, they always prioritise the needs of the firm, even if it may not be what they were expecting. With a focus on providing clear guidance, Teal Compliance helps law firms navigate the complex world of regulations and compliance requirements, allowing them to focus on growing their business. Year on year, Teal Compliance continues to grow and establish itself as a leading provider of compliance solutions for law firms.

For more information, please visit: www.tealcompliance.com

 Conveyancing Collaborators of the Year

Landmark Information provide access to a comprehensive range of flexible and evolving property services – all delivered with a dedicated, personal approach, to give you the greatest support in all your property and land due diligence, and in line with the Law Society and SRA requirements. 

We provide environmental and location-based risk information to help conveyancers meet regulatory requirements and ensure that transactions progress successfully. 

For more information, please visit www.landmark.co.uk

 

Legal Supplier of the Year

The Society of Licensed Conveyancers (SLC) was established in February 1988 to act as the professional body to represent the interests of Licensed Conveyancers in England and Wales.

It exists to serve the interests of its members working constructively with the Council for Licensed Conveyancers (CLC) as well as other stakeholders such as Government Departments, industry representative bodies, consumer organisations and the media; national, local and trade and is governed by an elected board of Directors.

In 2013, the SLC decided to open up its membership to Solicitors and Legal Executives who can join as Associates.

For more information, please visit: www.conveyancers.org.uk

Data Partner

TwentyConvey is a new service for the conveyancing sector created by:

TwentyCi: The residential property market intelligence specialists with the largest and richest homemover database in the UK, tracking over 99% of all residential property listings

Pitsford Consulting: The niche conveyancing data consultancy, specialising in interpreting HMLR transaction data on behalf of law firms

Designed to sharpen the competitive edge of conveyancing firms by:

  • Filling the “data vacuum” that plagues the industry’s decision-making.
  • Bringing client retention schemes to life to generate new instructions.
  • Shaping powerful, objective factual marketing messages.
  • Profiling in detail the estate agency market.

For more information, please visit www.twentyconvey.co.uk

 

Best Place to Work

Actionable business insights. Giving you the ability to make the decisions most people find hard. Regardless of your industry, all companies need to plan ahead and build strategy to ensure their business grows in line with their projections. The Valafy report provides you with the business intelligence enabling you to make those all-important decisions by clearly identifying where incremental improvements can be made to significantly improve and increase profitability and efficiencies. With reports released at regular intervals companies are able to really stay on the pulse of where their business is and what their strategy should look like for the coming months. Identifying both strengths and weaknesses alongside market trends makes the report a must have for all companies looking to grow and improve the running of their business alongside profitability.

For more information, please visit: www.valafy.com