Darren Bowen

Head of Residential conveyancing

Conveyancing

Whether you choose to instruct us on your purchase/sale will depend on what’s most important to you:

  • the cost, or
  • the quality of service you receive.

If it’s cost, there are plenty of cheap conveyancers out there.

But we believe that we get what we pay for.  And with something as pivotal as a house purchase or sale, a professional and reliable job is not only sensible; it’s essential.

What you'll get from us

  • You’ll have your own team working for you, headed by a specialist and highly experienced lawyer, and you’ll have the direct phone number and email address of all members of your team; so you’ll have a personal service.
  • You’ll have the right mix of skilled legal insight, practical proactive action and friendly, efficient service.
  • You’ll have a team with superb back up in terms of I.T., banking services, and practice management.

All our Clients’ comments are uploaded, every month, onto this website.
Have a look at them; they speak for us better than we ever could.

We’re not expensive; just realistic. So if you think we might be what you're looking for, ask us for a quote without obligation.

For price transparency information click here.

We promise that we will

  1. listen to you,
  2. communicate with you,
  3. advise you and, above all -
  4. get you moved

Contact us by phone or email.

Our Conveyancing Team

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Darren Bowen

Solicitor and Partner

Head of Residential Conveyancing

Darren Bowen

Direct Dial:01252 550419

Email Darren Bowen

Darren qualified as a Solicitor in 1994 and has been an equity Partner since 1998.

He is Head of Residential Conveyancing and his particular areas of interest are equity release schemes and leasehold extensions.

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Sally Digweed

Licensed Conveyancer

Salaried Partner – Residential Conveyancer

Sally Digweed

Direct Dial:01252 550416

Email Sally Digweed

Sally is a Licenced Conveyancer and has been a Partner since 2015. She specialises in residential conveyancing.

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Emma Fairbairn

Fellow Institute Legal Executives

Partner - Assistant Head of Residential Conveyancing

Emma Fairbairn

Direct Dial:01252 550417

Email Emma Fairbairn

Emma has been a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives since 1996 and an equity Partner since 2013.

She specialises in residential conveyancing and has a particular interest in old properties with difficult Titles.

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Jo Elliott

Fellow Institute of Legal Executives

Salaried Partner – Residential Conveyancer

Jo Elliott

Direct Dial:01252 550406

Email Jo Elliott

Joanna is a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives, having qualified in 2008, and has been a Partner since 2015.

She specialises in residential conveyancing and has a particular specialism in new builds and the Help to Buy Scheme.

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Shona Laird

Residential Conveyancing Executive

Shona Laird

Direct Dial:01252 550431

Email Shona Laird

Shona completed the Legal Practice course, following a Law Degree, in 2014 and works in residential conveyancing.

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Kate Reid

Residential Conveyancing Executive

Kate Reid

Direct Dial:01252 550402

Email Kate Reid

Kate specialises in residential conveyancing.

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Georgina Short

Residential Conveyancer

Fellow Institute Legal Executives

Georgina Short

Direct Dial:01252 550449

Email Georgina Short

Georgie manages one of our residential conveyancing teams.

After a Degree from the University of Nottingham in politics. She trained and qualified as a licenced conveyancer in 2012 and then as a chartered legal executive in 2014.

She trained in residential conveyancing with a local firm, Harrison Li, and then moved to a large specialist property firm in Guildford, GCL.   There, she worked closely with developers and purchasers and was chosen to spend 4 years working in Hong Kong as an appointed lawyer acting for purchasers at property exhibitions.

She joined us as a team manager in July 2018. 

Georgie is skilled in all aspects of residential conveyancing including shared ownership and help to buy assisted properties, new builds, auctions, re-mortgages and transfers of equity.

Joanna Elliott was fab! Always replied right away and great help.

Case Ref. W2750/1

Thank you Darren for your support during this experience, special thanks to Yvonne, Sarah and Kerry. A very stressul time was made much easier by the calm and professional manner of all the staff, would recommend the company highly.

Case Ref. W2846/3

Excellent - Jo was super efficient and always responsive.

Case Ref. M2507/2

Would like to thank Shona Laird for a great service and the help she provided. I wouldn’t hesitate to use your firm again, was happy with the service and commitment.

Case Ref. P2294/1

Sally Digweed - very calm and courteous at all times.

Case Ref. P2267/2

Joanna Elliott answered emails quickly and helped us no matter how silly the question. Thank you for everything! The whole process was hassle free!

Case Ref. G2341/1

Sally Digweed and her team were again excellent, we would not go elsewhere

Case Ref. T303/9

Darren was great in communicating and answering my queries. You did it right, I'm happy everything with our purchase was 100% right.

Case Ref. M3318/1

Sally Digweed was extremely helpful.

Case Ref. T1555/2

Emma Fairbairn was extremely helpful and kept me informed all along the way. She is an asset to your company, lovely lady.

Case Ref. S3125/4

Emma, Megan and Lindsey, they are all pleasant, helpful and very efficient. True professionals.

Case Ref. C3225/1

Excellent service from Emma Fairbairn.

Case Ref. S3603/2

Jo Elliott and Gill were always professional, frendly and efficient. Always responding to questions in a timely manner.

Case Ref. M3015/2

Highly recommended Sally Digweed - fast, efficient, superb service.

Case Ref. S3532/1

I want to compliment Sally Digweed for excellent service. She was very helpful and attentive.

Case Ref. K1142/3

Darren and Yvonne were incredible, very efficient as always.

Case Ref. D1665/2

Sally Digweed gave me total confidence throughtout the purchase of my property

Case Ref. L1795/2

Emma Fairbairn very professional manner, friendly and efficient

Case Ref. H3143/2

The service we received from Joanna Elliott was fantastic. A very approachable personality who guided us all the way with our sale and purchase.

Case Ref. A1443/2

Darren was exceptional

Case Ref. B3708/2

Shona Laird has given me excellent service. She has always kept me informed, listened to me sympathetically and responded the way I expected. She is extremely professional and her service is outstanding. I am more than happy to recommend her and this company to anyone.

Case Ref. M3315/1

Emma Fairbairn was excellent and always available for help. Lindsey Haines was fantastic on the day of completion when it all went to the wire! Great value high quality service - we were so pleased - thank you.

Case Ref. H2268/4

Sally Digweed was very approachable, always answered direct line calls, no questions too trivial, felt WS were on my side.

Case Ref. D1862/1

Shona Laird was very helpful and worked well with our conveyancing.

Case Ref. W2916/1

I found all members of staff extremely helpful and took extra time to explain what I didn't understand.

Case Ref. G2280/3

We dealt with Gillian Hawker, Jo Elliott and Clive Barker - outstanding service. Would thoroughly recommend "Woodford Stauffer" regarding any legal advise or matter.

Case Ref. J1079/1

I was very happy with the service I received. All staff I dealt with were always friendly and helpful.

Case Ref. T1660/2

Thank you for the excellent service you provided in respect of both my sale and purchase.

Case Ref. T1660/2

Sally was excellent, very helpful and never too busy, a pleasure to deal with.

Case Ref. W2881/1

Darren and team, super efficient, knowledgably and offer a great service throughout. Thank you!

Case Ref. B3782/1

Darren, Sarah, Jessica and Clive - All were brilliant, professional,, swift. Would recommend to anyone. Excellent service.

Case Ref. O562/1

Can I also take this opportunity to thank you for your amazing service and work with this. Very helpful, professional and trustworthy and if it means anything would definitely be using you again and would recommend your firm to friends,, colleagues and family. Thanks to your swift and professional work we have been the first to be ready to exchange despite being the bottom of the chain and playing catch up with the other parties.

Case Ref. O562/1(2)

Just wanted to say a massive thanks for all your hard swift professional work. I would recommend you to anybody and would certainly be my first and only choice if I ever needed a solicitor again

Case Ref. O562/1(1)

Emma Fairbairn and her colleagues were excellent. Thank you for your hard work and efficiency to complete my transaction.

Case Ref. L1823/1

Liz Lipo was very helpful and reassuring. Very happy with your service.

Case Ref. S3696/2

Thank you, I felt reassured throughout the transfer of equity process due to clear advice and efficient management.

Case Ref. M3384/1

Kate and Liz were both very efficient and courteous. Documentation was sent to us in a timely manner.

Case Ref. W2900/1

Jo was always prompt to reply and kept me updated with progress.

Case Ref. P2299/1

Joanna Elliott, super efficient, helpful and friendly at all times. Made it nice and easy for us.

Case Ref. D1865/1

Jo has been amazing from start to finish :-)

Case Ref. R1967/1

Afeefa has been brilliant. Very efficient and keeps us up to date with any progress with both the buying and selling of our properties.

Case Ref. W1770/3

Many thanks for your support through this process Jon, really very much appreciated.

Case Ref. R1888/1

This is the 4th transaction and in all of them I have had excellent service. I will definitely use Woodford Stauffer as you are by far the best firm I have used.

Case Ref. B2300/4

Thank you so much for all your help and support during the whole process. You have been absolutely amazing. Lots of recommendations will be coming your way and will definitely use your services if required in future.

Case Ref. D1833/1

Both of us have enjoyed meeting a person with a scintillating intellect and a highly individual style. Moreover honourable!

Case Ref. B3701/2

Thank you, you pushed things forward when they needed shifting.

Case Ref. Y203/1

Sarah Coy was very helpful, efficient and understanding. Many thanks for all your help.

Case Ref. M3357/1

Rebecca and Michael McKay - all our queries were answered promptly and happy about it.

Case Ref. H3196/1

Darren Bowen is an excellent solicitor and has gathered around him an extremely efficient team of very able staff :-) Would recommend without hesitation.

Case Ref. W186/3

This is the second time I have used your firm and we were really pleased with the ease and professionalism both times. All the staff are very friendly and approachable. This made the paperwork easy to handle in order to complete all formalities in good time. I would recommend Woodford Stauffer to others; also if we need to use a solicitor we will first come to Woodford Stauffer. Thank you once again for all your help and support.

Case Ref. R1720/4

Thank you to Jo and Gill, they made our first house purchase very easy!

Case Ref. C3277/1

Sally Digweed was very informative and thorough. We will definitely use you for our next purchase.

Case Ref. M2852/3

Thank you for getting me in my new home.

Case Ref. B3754/2

All provided a very professional service for which we are grateful.

Case Ref. E225/3

We found Darren and his team efficient, courteous and very professional at all times.

Case Ref. W1131/12

Fantastic communication from Emma Fairbairn, quick efficient, would definitely recommend!

Case Ref. C3306/1

Emma Warner and Sally Digweed were both excellent. Both ladies have been professional and helpful in a very stressful time. A big thank you to both ladies.

Case Ref. B3745/1

Joanna Elliott provided exceptional service in what was a very difficult conveyancing case.

Case Ref. S3401/3

Everyone we dealt with was efficient and helpful. As professionals ourselves, the most important attribute we seek in other professionals is competence. We felt that Woodford Stauffer staff conveyed and exuded an air of competence and that is important to us.

Case Ref. M714/4

Jo Elliott was very professional and efficient. Thank you! :-)

Case Ref. E816/1

Joanna Elliott was excellent, efficient and informative.

Case Ref. D1708/4

Mica was outstanding.

Case Ref. G2342/1

The entire team was excellent.

Case Ref. B3555/4

Darren's attention to detail could not be faulted - thank you.

Case Ref. W2684/3

Excellent service from Emma Fairbairn - quick responses, very clear communications.

Case Ref. P2507/1

Sally Digweed & Liz Lipo - excellent service. Always very prompt in carrying our house searches, etc & replying to queries.

Case Ref. RES46904

Sophie Kaler was so helpful and always kept us informed. Our Estate Agent recommended you. I have to say "they were spot on!!" We couldn't wish for better service. Thank you so much for all your help.

Case Ref. RES46815

Everyone [was] extremely helpful & knowledgeable. Highly recommended.

Case Ref. RES46509

Nimmi was excellent with care & attention throughout the whole process. Very good service. Always contactable & contactable at all times! Highly recommend. Big thank you Nimmi!

Case Ref. RES46160

Would like to 'thank, big thanks' to Emma Fairbairn & her team for such a smooth & pleasurable experience in dealing & sorting my mother's sale & purchase. The whole process was dealt with very professionally & we were looked after all the way through sale & purchase.

Case Ref. RES46589

Full marks for both Lorna (Horrill) and Zoe (McCaig). As I write, I am dealing with 4 other solicitors on other cases. However I am forever chasing them. Something that I did not have to do with Woodford Stauffer.

Case Ref. CCV1322

Yvonne Hill was exceptionally helpful to me as I had never dealt with property before.

Case Ref. P2391/1

The service from Woodford Stauffer has been faultless and we couldn't thank Yvonne (Hill) and Jo (Elliott) more., We will certainly be looking to use the firm again in the future.

Case Ref. RES46806

Joanna (Elliott) - really patient and supportive throughout.

Case Ref. RES46647

Georgina (Short) was always very helpful - as were all the others!

Case Ref. RES46414

Sarah Coy was extremely helpful during all aspects of engagement. Latterly Kerry Brunt was extremely polite and helpful as was Darren Bowen. Very efficient, polite in delivering what was agreed within a reasonable budget.

Case Ref. RES47115

Emma Fairbairn looked after our conveyancing and was professional and helpful at all times.

Case Ref. RES47229

Excellent service received from Lindsey. This is the 2nd time using your conveyancing team and, as before, an outstanding service at exceptional value for money.

Case Ref. RES47451

Everyone we dealt with from the team was helpful, professional and efficient.

Case Ref. RES47489

Sally & Liz were fantastic. This is the third time we've used them to sell/buy a property and they were diligent, thorough + incredibly helpful at all times. Huge thanks! Sally understood that our jobs don't allow us to take loads of phone calls & most things were easily resolved over email which was incredibly helpful for us.

Case Ref. RES47031

Sally Digweed is an amazing solicitor who was very helpful and was very quick to respond to my enquiries and offered an outstanding service.

Case Ref. A1601/1

We have worked with Joanna Elliott over several years and she has always been quick, efficient and professional in all our dealings.

Case Ref. RES46995

Good team work but I mostly dealt with Emma Fairbairn and Sophie.

Case Ref. RES46696

Georgina, Claire & Afeefa, all the team have been very helpful. Very happy with customer service.

Case Ref. RES47315

Sarah Coy provided an excellent admin service backing up Darren Bowen's first-rate conveyancing. The service we received was both professional and efficient.

Case Ref. RES47196

We wanted to say how much we have valued your support and help over these last few months. Particularly these last couple of weeks. The nightmare process for us of selling and buying is now over and the dream of escaping to the country becomes a reality. We will always be grateful for your very important part in the process. We could not have done it without you!!!

Case Ref. RES46985 & RES47750

All the team were very supportive in particular Lorraine Lowe and Georgina Short. I would have no reservations in using or recommending Woodford Stauffer in the future.

Case Ref. RES47550

Zoe Morris was outstanding in her professionalism and keeping me informed. I would definitely use Woodford Sauffer again!

Case Ref. RES47705

Liz and Ian were exceptional. Two friends are moving home this year so I have mentioned Woodford Stauffer to them.

Case Ref. RES47472

Sarah Coy was extremely efficient and professional throughout making the whole process simple.

Case Ref. RES47765

Zoe McCaig gave a very good service. Always a good service with Woodford Stauffer. I would use them again.

Case Ref. RES47603

Just wanted to drop you a line to thank you and your team for managing my purchase. We are now moved in (sort of) and delighted that everything went so smoothly.

Case Ref. RES47723

Darren Bowen, Annette Jameson, Kerry Brunt and Sarah Coy were very helpful, very professional in dealing with our purchase and very patient with us, thank you! Excellent - Many thanks for everything!

Case Ref. RES47654

Emma Fairbairn and Sophie Kaler kept my move on track under difficult COVID-19 conditions. Will certainly recommend - thanks to all.

Case Ref. RES48184

We would like to thank Sally Digweed for the care and diligence in which she handled our very complicated house purchase. We felt in very safe hands and had great comfort in Sally's clear intent to look out for our best interests. Thank you so much.

Case Ref. RES47425

Very efficient and professional. This is the second time we have used you and both times service has been excellent.

Case Ref. RES47723

Once again, thanks very much to you and your team for assisting us with our sale and purchase until the successful completion. We would be happy to recommend your firm to other buyers or sellers (we have done so already).

Case Ref. RES47914

Many thanks for confirming and for all of your hard work to get this over the line. We really appreciate your efforts and approach. Please pass on our thank you to the rest of your team, in particular Zoe who has always been very responsive and on top of things. We were very happy with Woodford Stauffer and have earlier recommended the firm.

Case Ref. RES47890

This is the second time we have used Woodford Stauffer and the service has been excellent. It is not what happens when the transaction is smooth but what happens when it's a bit bumpy, that matters.

Case Ref. RES47995

Both Sally and Liz were exceptionally pleasant people to deal with - especially in the times that things became a little fraught.

Case Ref. RES48248

Zoe Morris was excellent, speedy,, efficient, patient & courteous. Very professional service. First time I've used your service, would definitely use again.

Case Ref. RES47889

Sophie was excellent! Very professional and efficient.

Case Ref. RES47481

Georgina remained throughout supportive, professional and totally understood all my queries, my own worries especially during lockdown for Covid-19. The staff always get back to you, and check your concerns and documentation.

Case Ref. RES48059

Very impressed with how quick & efficient they helped me resolve my request especially considering the current situation with Covid 19. Emma & Anna helped with anything I was unsure about & assisted in an attentive & professional manner.

Case Ref. RES48709

The quality of Woodford Stauffer is, frankly, a bright star in an otherwise dull sky.

Case Ref. RES47139

Emma Fairbairn worked very well and was professional even when dealing with ..... ..... Lawyers which was hard going at times.

Case Ref. RES48041

We were very happy with the service we received from your team, everything went very smoothly.

Case Ref. RES47963

Everybody is just so good and pleasant. Nothing is too much trouble. Staff go the "extra mile" in times of need. Thank you.

Case Ref. C1999/4

I have to say that you [Emma F] and your team have been fantastic in these difficult circumstances.

Case Ref. RES48277

I just wanted to write and thank you [Emma F] and the team for helping us with our sale and purchase. It couldn't have been easy at all in such difficult circumstances, and we really appreciate all you have done for us. Everyone always says it's the stress of what's being done behind the scenes in order to exchange and complete, but I have to say, that was the easiest bit! Thank you ever so much again for making the purchase of our new home go so smoothly.

Case Ref. RES47052

Georgina's endeavours to make sure the property purchase was completed within the time scale was excellent and her drive at the beginning and the last month was great.

Case Ref. RES47445

Sarah Coy was particularly helpful. It was a challenge to complete the sale during the lockdown but Woodford Stauffer were able to maintain a high service.

Case Ref. RES47875

Emma Fairbairn & her team offer exceptional service, she was always available and responded to any query we had clearly and quickly. Nothing was too much trouble & we couldn't have got through such a stressful process without her! Thank you Emma.

Case Ref. RES46460

Thank you for making a difficult process run smoothly, especially in such difficult times. We dealt with a few people, all were very professional

Case Ref. RES48181

Considering these testing times, everyone did a great job. Thank you.

Case Ref. RES48621

Great Service - thank you again! I have used Woodford Stauffer for two house purchases now and would always recommend.

Case Ref. RES48656

Joanna Elliott managed our house purchase very well, was helpful, and balanced in her working practices. Woodford Stauffer provided me with a good service at the right value and made the transaction uncomplicated.

Case Ref. RES48204

All were excellent and the whole process was a great experience.

Case Ref. RES47565

Joanna Elliott - Fantastic communication, dedicated to ensuring everything went smoothly, always friendly and ready to answer any questions we had! Thank you massively Joanna, me and my partner are grateful for all your hard work. Great prices, good service, efficient and helpful.

Case Ref. RES48408

Absolutely excellent service, help & support - Sally Digweed & her assistant Liz Lipo

Case Ref. RES47428

Excellent Service. Georgina & her team were an absolute pleasure to work with. Thank you for making the whole process so stress free & professional. I would certainly recommend Woodford Stauffer to other house movers.

Case Ref. RES48243

Thank you so much to Lorraine for all her fantastic efforts during this process. She was extremely helpful, efficient and professional at all times.

Case Ref. RES48241

Megan Barnes was always quick to respond to our requests, and kept us informed, thank you! As first time buyers Woodford Stauffer made the whole process super easy for us. Thank you!

Case Ref. RES48712

Emma Fairbairn as our lead solicitor was efficient and friendly. Her support team, latterly Lindsey, were always quick to respond to our queries. We were very impressed with the professional service we received.

Case Ref. EF/RES

Sally Digweed - always friendly, efficient, helpful, conscientious.

Case Ref. SAL/RES

Many thanks Lorraine [Lowe]. You have made a very stressful time so much easier. You have been great!!! Many thanks for your patience.

Case Ref. RES49994

I would like to thank Zoe Morris for her excellent service. Very efficient with all parts of the conveyancing process.

Case Ref. RES49701

Georgina Short & the assisting team were very efficient & polite.

Case Ref. RES49268

I found your firm professional and helpful at all times.

Case Ref. RES49198

Sally Digweed - excellent service.

Case Ref. RES49032

Everyone was excellent considering the current Covid restrictions. Good service, realistic prices, communication excellent.

Case Ref. RES49176

Georgina [Short] & Lorraine [Lowe] were very helpful. I'm using your again for my Mother-in-Law's property sale.

Case Ref. RES48816

Georgina Short - Absolutely amazing service and gave clear explanations & timeline expectations. All in a layman's style. Perfect. Thank you Georgina!

Case Ref. RES48470

Emma Fairbairn's team were a pleasure to work with. Zoe Morris, Anna McQuillen & Emma Day - all excellent. Everything was conducted in an efficient & professional manner, in spite of the problems caused by Covid-19.

Case Ref. RES49550

We used your service when we sold [our property]. The service was very good hence we came back. Thank you.

Case Ref. RES49687

Annette, could I just thank you and your colleagues at Woodford Stauffer for your help and guidance through the process of selling & buying. I always found you most helpful and friendly to deal with and very reliable. So thanks to you, Darren and the other colleagues involved.

Case Ref. RES48767

My main contact was Emma Fairbairn, but all staff were excellent. The firm is really geared up to provide an efficient & totally online service.

Case Ref. RES48932

I would like to thank everyone at Woodford Stauffer that has been involved in the sale conveyance. The process was well managed from beginning to end. You were recommended to me. I am pleased to rate the service as excellent all round.

Case Ref. RES48932(2)

Very professional service from Georgina Short and team, thank you!

Case Ref. RES48665

Jennifer Thomas was particularly helpful in the two weeks leading to completion & exchange.

Case Ref. RES48881

Jennifer Thomas - very professional & very helpful.

Case Ref. RES48955

Everybody I have spoken to on Emma's [Fairbairn] team has been most helpful. I received an excellent and prompt service with good advice where necessary.

Case Ref. RES49230

Georgina was excellent. Chloe Field & Sweta Gurung were excellent too. Nor fogetting Lorraine, Laura & Claire!

Case Ref. RES49355

Francesca & Emma [Fairbairn] are amazing and dealt with all matters smoothly. Amazing service yet again!

Case Ref. RES49681

Emma Fairbairn and her staff were very efficient in handling our affairs and were very approachable and friendly at all times.

Case Ref. RES50302

Kate Reid, Annette Jameson, Melissa Richards. Highly recommended.

Case Ref. RES48817

Thank you for your hard work, especially during these unprecedented times. We will definitely be using you again in the future and you will of course come very highly recommended.

Case Ref. RES50632

Darren, Sarah, Holly and Kerry were all great to deal with. Overall we were very pleased with the service provided.

Case Ref. RES48931

Sally Digweed & Liz Lipo were always very helpful & available / reassuring at all times. Would unreservedly recommend Woodford Stauffer to friends and family.

Case Ref. RES46291

Thank you for the great service you provided when we were selling my late father's house.

Case Ref. RES48674

All were excellent

Case Ref. RES49575

I have dealt with Emma Fairbairn a few times over the years and she is thorough & efficient. You get an immediate response & good advice.

Case Ref. RES49638

Zoe Morris & Emma Fairbairn: I would like to mention them for excellent service.

Case Ref. RES49420

Nimmi Bains looked after us throughout and was exceptional and very thorough. Very professional throughout.

Case Ref. RES49117

Jennifer Thomas kept us well informed throughout and completed a good service.

Case Ref. RES49674

Both Lindsey Haines and Joanne Elliott were very helpful and made the process smooth and pain free!

Case Ref. RES50236

Nimmi was great and so was Kerry at the last minute when my money was not transferred.

Case Ref. RES47788

Everyone who dealt with my case was communicative and helpful. I had a really stressful experience working with a different conveyancer until moving to Woodford Stauffer, who were amazing, and who I 100% recommend.

Case Ref. RES49982

Nimmi, thank you to you and your team for all your work regarding the selling and buying of our properties. We appreciate your efforts and professionalism in this matter.

Case Ref. RES49128 & RES49148

Lorraine & Georgina - both fantastic working on the sale and purchase!

Case Ref. RES49732

Thank you Emma [Fairbairn] for your quick turn around on completion and to Francesca and Zoe for their digging.

Case Ref. RES48846

Emma Fairbairn - I really appreciated your accessibility and responsiveness. I've never had as good a service from a solicitor in all my previous sales/purchases. I am recommending you to friends.

Case Ref. RES50507

Thanks again [Emma Fairbairn] for all your help throughout our sale, yourself and the team have been excellent, especially Emma Day and Francesca Yates. Being first time buyers we knew very little about the process and you've all made it simple and straightforward answering any questions we've had promptly, which has been brilliant.

Case Ref. RES48563

Jo [Elliott] and Lindsey [Haines] were fantastic. Very helpful and prompt replies. Couldn't fault.

Case Ref. RES49063

Sarah has been exceptional in dealing with our case especially when trying to protect us from the building regulation situation. The service was commendable especially at a very difficult situation with Covid and increased workload. Highly recommended.

Case Ref. RES49491

I cannot imagine a better service! absolutely recommended!

Case Ref. RES49831

Emma Day & Megan Barnes were both excellent.

Case Ref. RES50544

I would like to thank Zoe Morris and Megan Barnes for all their help.

Case Ref. RES50466

Jennifer and her team were excellent, thanks for making selling our childhood home as easy as possible. Jennifer, Thank you for being a pleasure to deal with during the selling of our parent's house. As you can imagine, it has been hard for us at times but you and your team being efficient and polite really made a difference.

Case Ref. RES50300

Considering the covid situation and pressure on conveyancing we were very pleased with all involved.

Case Ref. RES49650

Everyone was excellent. Thank you. Jennifer and her team were great.

Case Ref. RES46180

We would like to mention Jennifer Thomas and Claire Westbook for excellent service.

Case Ref. RES50175

Annette Jameson - always kind and reliable communication. Thank you for your service in this difficult covid situation.

Case Ref. RES49224

Amazed by the early morning email replies from Jo when we've written late the night before. We've now bought/sold 3 properties with Jo and her team and her advice and attention to detail is fantastic - delighted she managed to coordinate our chain seamlessly.

Case Ref. RES50816

We would like to say a big thank you for everything you have done for us during the purchase of our first home. You have gone above and beyond and kept us informed and reassured during this long and at times difficult process. We will not hesitate to recommend you in the future.

Case Ref. RES49225

Massive thank you to Emma [Fairbairn] and her team during what has been an unprecedented year. Second time we have used Emma and team in 3 years! Amazing service yet again, we wouldn't want to use anyone else!

Case Ref. RES50829

Sophie Kaler provided excellent support during the whole process.

Case Ref. RES48721

All the team were helpful and courteous throughout.

Case Ref. RES50444

Lindsey Haines & Joanna Elliott - Excellent Service. Professional, efficient & everything dealt with in perfect time.

Case Ref. RES51336

Have dealt with Darren in the past and will use when I purchase my new home.

Case Ref. RES49866

Joanna Elliott - Fantastic service from start to finish. The transaction was made easy and stress free. 5 star service!!! Will be using again for any purchases and sales.

Case Ref. RES50665

Shona Laird was very helpful and efficient. Thank you for your service during this challenging time.

Case Ref. RES50552

All staff were excellent. We will use again.

Case Ref. RES50299

Darren Bowen & team - how they managed in the current climate was unbelievable!! Well done.

Case Ref. RES50538

A job brought to a happy conclusion in a very difficult climate.

Case Ref. RES49319

Emma [Fairbairn] was very helpful throughout the sale & purchase and made us feel informed & supported. We would definitely use you again and will recommend you should any family and friends ask us.

Case Ref. RES49475

Jennifer Thomas gave excellent service. I would recommend Woodford Stauffer. Good value for money and excellent service.

Case Ref. RES49449

All round efficient, well-informed & courteous service. Much appreciated all their work.

Case Ref. RES50012

Shona was brilliant. Very efficient.

Case Ref. RES50631

Excellent service from all staff.

Case Ref. RES50550

Sally Digweed was my solicitor for the sale and purchase of another property. It was my first house move in 64 years and I had no idea what to do and Sally was incredibly helpful in every way and made the experience as stress free as possible. Thank you.

Case Ref. RES50298

Kate & Annette were so helpful & approachable. Thank you.

Case Ref. RES49864

Jennifer was absolutely fab.

Case Ref. RES50928

Zoe Morris and Emma Fairbairn were both extremely helpful and approachable throughout - Excellent service. Would not hesitate to recommend to others or to use again.

Case Ref. RES50592

Everyone I dealt with provided excellent service especially Sophie & Emma [Fairbairn]/ Every contact, question, query, request for advice was dealt with calmly & professionally.

Case Ref. RES50094

We recently completed on our house purchase - the service received by Darren Bowen & his team was second to none - incredible in the current climate (stamp duty holiday - housing market incredibly busy). Nothing was too much trouble & the attention to detail & passion to get everything done was unbelievable. We cannot recommend enough - than you & well done.

Case Ref. RES/DAB

The conveyancing of our property was awkward & far from straightforward but Woodford Stauffer were exceptionally proactive when the details needed to be pushed through quickly and decisively. Well done to all concerned.

Case Ref. RES50626

Worked hard and effectively to achieve the result under difficult circumstances.

Case Ref. RES50776

Overall Emma [Fairbairn] & her team were really helpful.

Case Ref. RES50099

Emma Fairbairn & her team have been excellent all the way through my purchase! I would highly recommend Emma and her team for a thoroughly professional and extremely efficient service. Thy have all been fantastic.

Case Ref. RES50366

Sally Digweed & Liz Lip: We are very satisfied with a very thorough conveyance.

Case Ref. RES50950

I have used Darren and his team for over 10 years, they have always been superb.

Case Ref. RES51079

Thank you so much for all of your help over the last year. You're wonderful.

Case Ref. RES50185

Jennifer Thomas was very good. In difficult times, our house sale was dealt with efficiently and as quickly as was possible.

Case Ref. RES50802

In a difficult time with pressure from the developer, COVID and stamp duty deadline we appreciate all the support, help and advice that Nimmi provided.

Case Ref. RES50620

Excellent service - Emma Fairbairn and her team of assistants. Clearly a policy of good team working.

Case Ref. RES51058

Both Joanna and Lindsey were very quick, courteous, professional and pleasant to talk to. We would highly recommend Woodford Stauffer to friends and family based on our experience with them alone. After having known a few couples who have recently moved and have had issues with their solicitors, such as slow and/or missed communications we were quite cautious when picking our conveyancer for our move. We're exceptionally glad we went with Woodford Stauffer, we felt very looked after, they were quick, courteous and everything moved very smoothly, worth every penny!

Case Ref. RES49079

Emma Fairbairn - Excellent Service and very reassuring.

Case Ref. RES51136

Megan was brilliant. She kept me informed of progress and was always happy to take my calls. Really good value for money and everything was done at a distance which was perfect while covid was going on.

Case Ref. RES49540

The entire team was excellent, particularly Sally.

Case Ref. RES50878

I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you and all the members of your team at Woodford Stauffer. It is very easy to criticise solicitors but I have nothing but praise for you all.

Case Ref. RES50312

Georgina [Smart] thank you for all your help. Thank you for your warm greeting at Woodford Stauffer. I have used Woodford Stauffer for conveyancing on three occasions. They offer an excellent service. Highly knowledgeable and efficient, very approachable, nothing is too much trouble. Highly recommended

Case Ref. RES50560

Jennifer Thomas was an amazing help. Everything was actioned and responded to as required.

Case Ref. RES51043

Despite Covid lock-down restrictions and a race against time Joanna Elliott made this house buy8ing process happen!

Case Ref. RES50100

Thank you very much to you at Woodford Stauffer for managing yet another smooth house transaction for us! It is much appreciated and it's a shame you don't handle French property purchases!

Case Ref. RES50409

Many thanks for your help throughout the house process. We really appreciate your hard work and getting things done on time.

Case Ref. RES50754

Everyone I spoke to and emailed was helpful; friendly and very professional. Thank you Georgina's team, pleasure dealing with you especially given the circumstances.

Case Ref. RES50438

Many thanks to Sally Digweed and her assistant Liz Lipo for an excellent Service! I will definitely use again and recommend to others!

Case Ref. RES51074

Lorna Horrill, Sweta Gurung, Claire Westbrook and Georgina Short were patient, helpful and very professional with us. We were first time home buyers and it was the first experience with a conveyancer. Working with Woodford Stauffer, it made the process easier than expected in the middle of a pandemic.

Case Ref. RES50053

I think Megan Barnes was very excellent.

Case Ref. RES50746

Sarah Coy managed our files efficiently. Always ready with advice and inspired confidence. Really happy with how our cases were managed.

Case Ref. RES49841

Joanna Elliott, Yvonne Hill and Lindsey Haines all worked together to help me through to completion in a very friendly and professional way. Thank you.

Case Ref. RES50945

Jo was always very helpful and informative. It was great for us as first time buyers as we felt kept in the loop and updated. Thank you for all your help and making the process of buying our home as painless as possible.

Case Ref. RES49363

I was impressed with the service given/received especially due to the circumstances of lockdowns.

Case Ref. RES51093

Emma Warner a lovely lady and I had excellent service.

Case Ref. RES51230

Jennifer Thomas and Melissa Richards were the people I mainly dealt with, they were both excellent. Thank you for dealing so efficiently with the sale.

Case Ref. RES48891

Francesca Yates – Always helpful.

Case Ref. RES49907

Good service from Rosanna Leist.

Case Ref. RES50419

Megan Barnes excellent service. Always professional but calm and friendly. This is the second time we have used Woodford Stauffer. We would definitely recommend.

Case Ref. RES50301

I definitely would recommend Woodford Stauffer. Sarah Coy was very professional and efficient. I was very happy with everything.

Case Ref. RES50594

Emma Fairbairn and all her team were excellent. Highly recommended by my sister – I will certainly do the same.

Case Ref. RES51271

Good job done precise, accurate and clinical.

Case Ref. RES51890

Emma and Francesca were excellent. Very responsive and professional. We felt confident that you had our best interests at heart. Highly recommended!

Case Ref. RES50497

Jennifer Thomas always responded to phone calls and emails – Excellent!!

Case Ref. RES50155

The whole team I dealt with were efficient and knowledgeable. I would recommend Woodford Stauffer to others.

Case Ref. RES51381

Kate Reid and Kerry Brunt always available and helpful.

Case Ref. RES51036

Covid made things difficult but I must say considering the circumstances I was very pleased with the end result. There were a number of staff who helped and did an excellent job. This is the second time that I have used Woodford Stauffer and I think that speaks for itself.

Case Ref. RES47599

Georgina Short and her team were excellent.

Case Ref. RES50025

Nimmi Bains was a joy to work with. Excellent throughout.

Case Ref. RES48422

Megan Barnes and team were most helpful when we did not understand some issues. Thank you.

Case Ref. RES50803

Hi Darren, I just wanted to let you know how brilliant Nimmi has been in dealing with the extremely protracted sale of my in-laws house. She has been great to deal with from start to finish and embodies the reason why we always recommend Woodford Stauffer for conveyancing work.

Case Ref. RESNB

Shona was very clear with her communication and made the process as painless as possible. Excellent clear fee structure which was very reasonable indeed. A Highly professional firm who value their clients. Would use again without hesitation.

Case Ref. RES50455

Please pass on my grateful thanks to Jo for all the work she carried out on my behalf at a time when everyone involved with the property market were rushed off their feet. I shall have no hesitation in using the services of Woodford Stauffer in the future and will recommend them to friends and family.

Case Ref. RES49512

Very professional at all times and prompt service.

Case Ref. RES49495

Excellent service in such a challenging year. Huge thanks.

Case Ref. RES51075

Shona Thank you for all your help in dealing with our purchase, we are really pleased with the professional service we have received and will most definitely be in contact again when we are ready to proceed with our next venture.

Case Ref. RES51451

Emma, thank you to you and your team for all your help over the last several months. It has been very reassuring to know you were on top of things.

Case Ref. RES49781

I would like to commend Jennifer Thomas for her perseverance and polite conduct in this matter.

Case Ref. RES50675

Thanks for all your hard work. You are the best!!

Case Ref. RES51824

Efficient, professional and personable – exactly what is required.

Case Ref. RES49698

Jo was excellent. Her advice and timely completion/processing for my purchase is commendable.

Case Ref. RES50331

I have finally settled in my new home and wanted to convey my extreme gratitude to Sally. Not only did she guide me through the process, pointing out necessary points about my first choice of house, but very calmly got me to my preferred house. She was extremely patient and needless to say professional. Even though I was not used to dealing with solicitors online, my experience with Sally and her assistant has convinced me that it is the most efficient and practical way of doing transactions.

Case Ref. RES50621