Helen is a Chartered Legal Executive and residential conveyancing specialist. She joined Samuel Phillips Law on 1st February 2021.
Prior to joining Samuel Phillips Law, Helen was an Associate at one of Durham’s leading law firms.
Having started her career as a legal secretary Helen undertook her Level 3 and Level 6 Diploma in Law & Practice with the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives while working full time and with a young family. After many years of hard work and dedication Helen achieved Fellowship status in 2016.
Helen advises on all aspects of residential conveyancing including freehold and leasehold sales and purchases for both registered and unregistered properties. She also advises on Help to Buy and Shared Ownership Schemes as well as Help to Buy, Lifetime and Forces Help to Buy Isa’s. Helen is also able to provide advice in relation to leasehold extensions following both Statutory and private lease extension procedures.
Helen has a keen interest in residential development and in particular, small scale bespoke developments. She is able to advise on site acquisition, site set up and infrastructure, and ultimately the sale of individual plots whether built, self-build or serviced plots.
Outside of work Helen enjoys spending time with her family walking in the Lake District. She has recently discovered a flare for cooking, enjoying many new recipes, most of which have been successful.