Specialist Property Lawyers
What Our Clients Say

“Everything went smoothly and was completely stress-free. As I was making the move on my own this was of prime importance. Everyone with whom I dealt was always most helpful and professional.”

Ms D

“I found the team exceptionally helpful, friendly, personal and efficient. I was very pleased. Simon was great!”

Mr G

“Very professional and helpful service – thanks to Simon and Lorraine for their excellent help.”

Ms P

“Very professional, excellent communication and very helpful. One member of the team came to my address (in Hersham) to verify ID as she was in the area and we didn’t need to visit the office – above and beyond!”

Mr M & Mr B

“We were very pleased. Lorraine was helpful and explained things clearly. She kept us informed throughout the slightly complicated sale.”

Mr & Mrs C

“The service we received was excellent. A very personal approach, considerate, friendly and articulate.”

Mr & Mrs C

“Excellent legal service. I would definitely recommend Specialist Property Lawyers to others. Thank you Simon.”

Mr B

“Very good, all members of staff we dealt with were courteous, professional and prompt.”

Mrs N

“Very polite and friendly manner of all concerned and so kindly helping me to understand all the jargon. Thank you.”

Mrs H

“Lorraine was approachable and most helpful throughout.”

Mrs S

“Simon’s support, attention to detail and service were exemplary. Well done and thank you Simon.”

Mr R

“Thank you so much for all your amazing help throughout the purchase of our first home!
You have been truly wonderful and we will tell the world about you!
A dream has come true and you made it happen.”

Ms B & Mr C

“Jackie is exceptional. She persevered with some difficult lease issues which meant I could exchange contracts earlier than I expected.”

Ms C

“The service was very well delivered, with professional and friendly staff.”

Mrs C

“Service was excellent and gave us great confidence that we had appointed the right lawyers to act on our behalf.”

Mr & Mrs A

“I was extremely impressed throughout the whole time of dealing with SPL. My queries were answered promptly and efficiently and I never felt stressed during our sale and purchase. I had complete confidence in Lorraine and her team and she was always so helpful and reassuring, an absolute superstar! I would always recommend SPL to anyone who is looking to sell or buy as the service was worth every penny!”

Ms B

“Thanks to Lorraine I always felt the sale and purchase were in good hands.”

Ms K

“We were impressed by the quick and helpful responses, it made everything go smoothly.”

Mr A & Ms P

“Lorraine was approachable and most helpful throughout.”

Mrs S

“The service was outstanding and this is in all aspects.”

Mr A-O

“Very efficient quick service, or may be Simon West was just brilliant, sorry – and his team – Thank You again for everything”

Mr & Mrs G

“Excellent – kind, friendly, communicative and knowledgeable”

Ms S

“The service was very well delivered with professional and friendly staff.”

Mrs C

“Very good service and communication received through – many thanks.”

Mrs A

“The service was excellent, no question was too small or stupid and everything was handled very efficiently. The selling agent commented on this too. All of the staff were also lovely to me.”

Mrs P

“Very happy with the service I received. Simon did a very professional job and knows his subject inside out. I would most definitely use his services again and recommend to others.”

Mr S

“Went even more smoothly than anticipated. Very friendly service and professional at all times.”

Mrs L

“Excellent service from start to finish, no complaints, one less headache, couldn’t ask for better.”

Mr & Mrs S

“Very pleased with all aspects of both sale and purchase. All staff very pleasant and courteous.”

Ms D

“I thought the service was outstanding, very fast response time to phone calls and emails, advice given in a way I understood and time taken to explain.”

Mrs C

“Courteous and diligent service from all staff members.”

Mr & Mrs H-D

“We were very pleased with the service we received. Karina and the staff were very pleasant and professional which made our experience less harrowing.”

Mr & Mrs R

“Lorraine is wonderfully helpful, friendly, efficient and conscientious… Lorraine was excellent at ‘chasing’ the buyers rather ‘slack’ solicitor and following up my phone calls.”

Ms C

“Our big thank you and gratitude go to SIMON for his sound and helpful advice, star quality and outstanding service we received.”

Mr Q & Mrs N

“Letter to Simon West “Your firm’s efficiency and professional support was particularly comforting and greatly facilitated what could have otherwise been quite a stressful event in our lives. You and your team were always polite and prompt. Please pass on our grateful thanks to your team – a shining example to the profession.”

Mr & Mrs W

“I received an excellent service. Communication was excellent. Always got to speak to someone when I range re: queries. Really can’t fault.”

Ms J

“The sale proceeded very swiftly with minimum delays. Lorraine was always prompt to deal with related matters and someone else was always able to help when Lorraine was not available.”

Mrs B

“Simon was fantastic throughout. He was so thorough that I felt completely reassured everything was in hand and really trusted the service being provided. A pleasure to deal with.”

Ms G

“Karina Hudson made this stress-free for me and very efficient, making it easy for me to do my job overseas, with no stress.”

Mr L

“We were absolutely delighted with the care and attention that you extended to us – very professional and highly recommendable.”

Mr & Mrs E

“Simon West and his staff provided a very good service, they were helpful and kept us informed each step of the way.”

Mr & Mrs B

“Karina was very helpful, easy to get hold of and helped the process run smoothly – thank you so much!”

MR & Mrs P

“Very clear communications throughout, clear process and expectation management. Always felt Simon was ‘in our corner’.”

Mr & Mrs R

“I feel the service I received is excellent professional service. Karina Hudson did very good job from beginning till end. As a first–time buyer I was nervous but Karina advised throughout.”

Mr K

“We found the service to be very efficient. We were kept up to date with the process. All in all a first class service that we would use again, thanks Simon.”

Mr & Mrs W

“Always professional and friendly. A high standard of service.”

Mrs L

“Very professional, team always pleasant and supportive.”

Mr S

“We used Lorraine previously and was very happy with the service we received. Top service throughout, no complaints, would recommend you.”

Mrs L

“We owe Karina a large debt of gratitude for her persistence with Land Registry and her sound advice.”

Mr & Mrs W

“Everything was dealt with promptly, Karina explained everything clearly. All the other members of Karina’s team are very efficient and helpful with all the work they do.”

Mr & Mrs K

“It was very thorough and professional. Very pleased we used Specialist Property Lawyers.”

Mrs J

“Lorraine was very helpful throughout the whole process and we were very pleased with the service received.”

Mr & Mrs F

“Simon was excellent, very helpful, organised and efficient. Always had time for any questions or queries. Simon West – excellent solicitor and his secretary Sarah.”

Mr & Mrs J

“Prompt replies throughout and a helpful service. At no point did we feel like ‘just another client’ it really felt much more personal and tailored for us.”

Mr E & Miss C

“We are really happy with all the service Karina provided, always available to answer any questions and really fast responses. Made our sale and purchase go really smoothly. Thank you.”

Mrs McK

“The service I received was efficient, streamlined and hassle-free. The communication I received from Simon West was first class and his response time was second to none. I would recommend Specialist Property Lawyers to anyone as my experience from the beginning to completion was just so easy and stress-free.”

Mrs F

“A fast, responsive, well-executed service. No complaints Well Done.”

Mr T

“Karina was very efficient, quick to reply back to us and always helpful.”

Mr & Mrs W

“Our service was OUTSTANDING from start to finish from Sarah, Linda and Karina.”

Mr & Mrs R

“Most impressed by the very professional, efficient and prompt response to all e-mails & phone calls made to Simon West. Very hard to improve on what I can only describe as PERFECT SERVICE.”

Ms H

“Excellent. The advantage of close communication between agent/conveyancing was significant. Personal service and professional throughout.”

Mr M

“The service was excellent in all respects. Lorraine Down is knowledgeable, competent and an excellent communicator. Everything was explained very clearly to my non-legal brain! Communication by e-mail was much appreciated.”

Mr M

“I found Karina to be very efficient and communicated well on all matters regarding the sale of my flat. So will highly recommend family and friends to use Specialist Property Lawyers.”

Mr K & Mrs L

“Excellent service from Simon West and his team resulted in a smooth and efficient transaction.”

Mr & Mrs P

“The service provided by Simon West was superb. He was brilliant in handling the sale. He was on top of all the issues in a timely manner.”

Mr A

“I am completely satisfied with all contacts and help I received especially on the purchase side. Simon’s thoroughness was exemplary. I can’t find anything that could be improved.”

Mr & Mrs C

“Very helpful and always available for any queries.”

Mrs O

“Service was first rate in every respect.”

Mr & Mrs W

“Very efficient – would use again.”

Mr & Mrs K

“Fabulous! We discovered you by chance and it turned out we are very lucky. Service has been great. Fast, knowledgeable, friendly, helpful, understanding, reassuring, thorough and efficient.”

Mr & Mrs McG

“We were very pleased with the service. Professional, accessible and prompt. Personal contact appreciated.”

Mr & Mrs T

“Excellent and methodical, quick to respond – a pleasure to deal with.”

Ms B

“Really excellent service from Simon West. Responsive, courteous and efficient – most highly recommended! Thank you.”

Mr B

“Excellent responsive service, good communication throughout.”

Ms E

“The team provided an excellent service and advise as and when needed.”

Dr & Mrs K

“Lovely service from lawyers looking after our interests at all times.”

Mrs C

“I found Simon, Linda and everyone I spoke to at SPL to be professional yet friendly. Made a difficult situation a lot easier for me to deal with. Many thanks!”

Mrs B

“The service was excellent and it was great to be able to build up a rapport with Simon West as that helped allay any worries I may have had and it allowed me to talk freely with him. Also if I couldn’t get hold of Simon due to his other commitments there was always s friendly voice on the other end of the phone who could pass on my messages.”

Mrs W

“Good service from Karina – really helpful – Karina was a pleasure to deal with.”

Mr S

“We were very pleased with the service – professional, accessible and prompt. Personal contact appreciated.”

Mr & Mrs T

“ABSOLUTELY OUTSTANDING! Prompt, clear, helpful, thorough, really gave us confidence.”

Mr & Mrs C

“Simon and team were very friendly from start to finish, answering all questions promptly.”

Mr P

“Karina Hudson was very good in answering any questions we had. All staff were very polite and friendly either on the phone or meeting in person.”

Mr & Mrs C

“We were really pleased with the speed & efficiency of the service & the courteous answers to all telephone enquiries.”

Ms R

“Very happy, very professional service at a good price.”

Mr R

“Excellent and very thorough and helpful.”

Ms S & Mr N

“Very friendly and professional service.”

Mrs L

“Prompt, friendly and always helpful. Karina and the team made every effort to make our move smooth and fast.”

Mr & Mrs T

“A very efficient and responsive service quick to respond and felt 100% confident of the process.”

Mr & Mrs B

“Simon was great, very professional, helpful and efficient. I would definitely recommend his services.”

Ms R

“Professional yet friendly and communication clear. Lorraine very helpful and Sarah when I called with any questions. If they didn’t know the answer they found out or passed me to Karina directly. Bit emotional locking up home on day of completion (family home for 40 yrs) Lorraine called in midst of this and was very sympathetic and kind.”

Mrs L

“Very happy with service, all members of team helpful at all times, Lorraine especially.”

Ms S

“Excellent service- very smooth sale and purchase – thank you.”

Ms E

“We were very happy with Simon helping our smooth transition to our new home. We will happily recommend our friends and family to his professional services.”

Mr & Mrs A

“Highly experienced, we felt in safe hands with S.P.L. Karina Hudson and her great team helped take away the stress of buying a house. The service they provided was excellent. They took over the legalities and guided us every step of the way.”

Mr & Mrs P

“The company staff were extremely courteous and attentive by telephone, as well as on those occasions when we attended appointments at the company office at Camberley.”

Mr & Mrs C

“Karina Hudson was amazing, the purchase of ………… was a long difficult process. Karina is superb as nothing was too much trouble. My calls were always returned and all the detailed information was explained in full and I felt in control because of the shared knowledge. A first class service, thank you very much.”

Ms K

“The phone is always answered quickly and courteously with follow up return phone calls when promised.”

Mr & Mrs B

“Friendly service, efficient in every respect. Care was taken to keep me informed throughout, which greatly alleviated what would otherwise have been a prolonged and stressful business.”

Dr D

“Karina ably assisted us in the purchase of the property and alerted us to potential issues with the Title – this was very much appreciated.”

Mr S

“Lorraine was wonderful throughout. Communication was constant and effective & would always go the extra mile when required.”

Mr S

“Your team and yourself were always kind, courteous and helpful throughout our long drawn-our sale/purchase.”

Mr B & Ms C

“Sarah & Simon & Linda were all very helpful. Everything went very smoothly.”

Mr R

“We were really pleased with the speed & efficiency of the service & the courteous answers to all telephone enquiries.”

Ms R

“A professional & courteous service with a human touch. Thank you very much for looking after the whole process so well.”

Mr K

“My daughter and I were impressed by your efficiency and helpfulness.”

Mrs K

“We were very impressed by the standard of service we received from all staff.”

Mr & Mrs S

“Exemplary, informative, knowledgeable, friendly and a pleasure to do business with.”

Mrs J & Mr M

“Truly fantastic service – Simon was always available to talk to, replied to e-mails instantly or returned calls within minutes. Was brilliantly competent and gave us complete peace of mind and confidence.”

Mr M & Ms E

“Lorraine was very efficient and friendly. She got up to speed on the transaction when Karina went on holidays.”

Mr W

“I was pleased with the speed and care taken to handle all our business and the friendliness of all your staff.”

Mr F

“Very good, always available at the end of the phone. Good efficient service and pleasant to deal with.”

Ms B

“I found everyone that I dealt with to be friendly and courteous, as well as very responsive. My sale was definitely plain sailing.”

Ms B

“Dear Simon,
Many thanks for all your help and support in our recent sale. We chose Specialist property Lawyers after having had a successful transaction with the company when we bought a rental property a couple of years ago, and yet again we have been so delighted with the excellent levels of service. Everyone we spoke to over the telephone or in the office was charming, friendly and efficient…it was amazing to be able to make contact with you so easily every time we had a query…this is obviously in such contrast to the solicitors used by our buyer who told us of her many fruitless attempts communicating at her end! Thank you so much for making the somewhat nerve-wracking experience of house selling seem very straightforward…”

Mr & Mrs M

“The service we received from Karina was both personal and highly professional in every respect, and her attention to detail ensured that the contract for the sale at the property was successfully completed.”

Mr & Mrs J

“The service was very good & Karina was lovely – always very professional & patient & understanding.”

Mr & Mrs H

“Email works very efficiently – thank you. Phone calls to the office were answered immediately with information readily available.”

Mr H

“Simon was very efficient with our sale and purchase – we would like to thank him for his hard work.”

Mr A & Ms H

“Very professional and efficient. I was impressed by their knowledge in detecting problems with the lease that had gone un-reported by other solicitors. Simon West was very helpful I would trust him with future property matters”

Ms R

“Efficient, helpful, thorough, trustworthy, expert specialist. Karina you gave me confidence that you were acting in my best interests and you offered me valued service and support.”

Ms O’S

“I thought the service received from Simon West was excellent. I intend to return for future property transactions.”

Mr C

“Karina was extremely professional, always responding efficiently and informantly. She is extremely approachable & patient when explaining various points of law/processes.”

Mr A

“Excellent. Karina was so friendly & helpful through what was, to us, a very stressful time. Many thanks Karina.”

Mr & Mrs S

“Doing everything on my own for the first time the service was excellent. Karina explained everything in detail – nothing was too much trouble.”

Mrs E

“Great service, always kept me updated on all aspects of the sale.”

Ms O

“Great service on the whole: was kept informed every step of the way, very professional and I felt I was in safe hands

Ms S

“Very good advice and responsiveness during a complex chain. Kept me informed all the way. Better than most of the lawyers I use on commercial transactions.”

Mr M

“I would like to say Thank You to the staff for their pleasant and helpful attitude, especially Simon – Thank You very much for work done.”

Mrs T

“I have bought and sold two other properties previously and this was by far the best solicitor’s I have used. A direct line to Simon who always made me feel like he had time to talk to me, rather than in the past other firms rush you and you don’t feel as well looked after.”

Ms W

“Excellent service and nice, very helpful and understanding staff. Thank you Karina and Lorraine.”

Ms A



“We received helpful and prompt service each time we called and Karina & Lorraine did all they could to move the transaction along.”

Mr & Mrs S

“Very happy with Simon West.”

Mr C

“Service was exceptional from start to finish. Karina was efficient and respectful of an elderly person’s needs”

Mrs A

“…just a helpful, efficient and friendly service.”

Mr F

“Excellent, helpful, friendly.”

Mr B



"“Efficient, informative, understanding, most helpful team you could ask for – NO STRESS – always happy to answer questions over the phone or face-to-face .”."

Ms A

"“Excellent service and Simon was always very prompt when responding to us. Thank you ☺ ”."

Mr B

"“Karina was very professional and responsive. The paperwork was thorough and clear.”"

Mr & Mrs B

"“Thank you so very much for all your help and support during our sale and purchase process recently. You were very kind and understanding when things got difficult and we very much appreciated your guidance and advice.”"

Mr & Mrs A

"“It was excellent service and everything went without a hitch.”."

Mr J

"“Service was fantastic and I was kept informed all the way and I will recommend you in the future.”."

Mr W

"“We received a great service. Everything ran smoothly and we were updated by Karina where necessary. Thank you.”."

Mr & Mrs C

"“Our purchase was difficult and we felt that you handled it well.”."

Mrs W

"“We were well informed and kept up to date at all times”."

MrP

"“The service was very good”."

Mr P

"“This service was very good”."

Mr S

"Efficient and speedy despite frustrations of buyers solicitors."

Mr & Mrs R

"It was excellent and represented our interests to our advantage."

Mr M

"Both the sale and purchase were a little complicated, but Karina, Linda and Lorraine were always cheerful, patient and well-informed, making communications friendly and pleasurable."

Mr R

"Excellent service, always approachable and nice to deal with."

Mr & Mrs M

"The service provided was excellent, with timely communication, approachable team and patient in the face of occasionally problematic situations with opposing legal team!"

Mr M & Ms T

"I wanted to say a big thank you for all your help and advice in dealing with our house purchase. Ou made the whole process go smoothly from start to finish, so thank you for that. I wouldn’t have any hesitation in recommending you to anyone else in the same position."

Mr I

"Seamless transfer of file to another Specialist Lawyer to cover holiday – no delays in follow-up, good use of email to keep me updated."

Mrs McS

"Very good throughout. Excellent communication with agent and ourselves certainly helped get our transaction completed."

Mr & Mrs S

"Simon West was very helpful with the whole process and answered all questions my concerned father had."

Miss G

"Very happy, all transactions went relatively smoothly and this was aided by Simon’s cool and calm approach. He chased when need – very happy."

Ms R & Mr D

"The service was excellent with fast and insightful responses. The guidance provided enabled us to access the risks of making premature decisions."

Mr & Mrs C

"Excellent service, great teamwork at SPL."

Mr P

"Karina was highly professional throughout the process. We were always able to reach her or she was quick to reply to any e-mail correspondence."

Mr & Mrs T

"Received clear communication and updates. A professional service, thank you."

Mr L

"The service we received was excellent, with friendly and knowledgeable staff."

Mr P

"Excellent from start to finish. Kept well informed, always returned calls."

Mr & Mrs W

"We were both really pleased with the service. We were always informed of any progress and kept in the loop at all times."

Mrs C

"We felt that the staff were always very friendly, helpful and professional."

Mr & Mrs E

"As expected managed quickly and professionally. Very smooth process and good communication plus feedback on where sale process had reached."

Mr D

"Excellent service with prompt, clear communication in what proved to be a difficult and frustrating purchase."

Mr R & Miss P

"We dealt with Simon West whom we found to be very helpful, professional, responsive and easy to contact, even at short notice. His support staff were equally good and helpful."

Mr & Mrs S

"Jackie was very helpful and where I asked questions gave a good explanation."

Ms G

"We quickly formed a good working relationship with Simon West and Linda which helped tremendously as we hadn’t moved house for 35 years. They were always available to answer our queries."

Mrs S

"The service and support received from Simon West was exemplary."

Mr C

"Very helpful, happy and I felt they were all on my side. Lorraine, Karina, Linda and Simon – well done."

Mr W

"The Service was very prompt and professional at all times, we were kept up to date and informed at every step."

Mr & Mrs M

"Excellent, nice to go back to old school, where you are an important individual not a statistic."

Mr C & Mrs M

"A quick e-mail to thank you for all of your help over the past month…I must say your service has been 1st class and I would wholeheartedly recommend your services."

Mr B

"Very efficient and always available and professional. Very impressed."

Mr & Mrs K

"We were kept well-informed, good communication. We felt important, nothing was too much trouble. Appointments were made and kept."

Mr & Mrs T

"Information was shared and well explained throughout process. Expedient and professionally dealt with. Very happy with service."

Ms B

"Excellent communication throughout the conveyancing period. Karina, Linda always helpful when taking our calls and e-mails."

Mr P & Miss J

"Excellent. Karina was so helpful, took all the stress and strain from me. Kept me well up to date and was a great help and very professional."

Mrs C

"They were efficient and professional, also the price of the service was very good and they knew what they were doing!"

Mr F

"It was a quick and well executed process and I am very grateful for your sympathetic and professional approach to all matters relating to the sale."

Mrs B

"Recommended by Vickery initially. Received such good service that we decided to use SPL for the purchase as well. Outstanding!! Everything was 100%!"

Mr & Mrs O – Sale & Purchase

"Service was good, attentive and patient in explaining progress. Felt that Simon West always had time to explain. Linda was very helpful."

Mr & Mrs V – Sale & Purchase

"Very pleased with all the efforts and quick responses of the whole team."

Ms B – Sale & Purchase

"Very good throughout."

Mr P – Sale & Purchase

"Excellent, thank you."

Mr & Mrs F – Purchase

"Excellent service. Responded to queries quickly and efficiently, did not need to chase throughout the whole process."

Mr & Mrs L – Sale & Purchase

"The staff were always very polite and passed on my messages and answered all my queries. Mrs Hudson went out of her way to make life easier for me. Visiting me at home to sign forms as I have no transport."

Mrs G – Sale & Purchase

"Friendly, professional and efficient. Thank you very much to Simon West for all that he executed to ensure a smooth sale of the house."

Ms H – Sale

"We really appreciated your patience and speed of turnaround through two abortive purchases. A smile and a sense of humour helped us through a pretty stressful time. Thank you!"

Mr & Mrs K – Sale & Purchase

"Good communication. Kind friendly service."

Mr & Mrs N – Sale

"Excellent. Very professional service provided by both Karina and her assistant Linda. Great communication and sensible fees."

Ms R – Sale & Purchase

"Chose due to price, professional approach – Karina sounded very honest and knowledgeable when asked for a quote on phone and in person.
Very quick, easy, ‘legalese’ was explained very well. Felt confident in Karina’s ability to represent me."

Mr W – Purchase

"Keep up the fantastic work! Communication and speed of reply outstanding. Rare not to have to hunt down conveyancer! We even received emails on a Sunday! Attitude and professionalism made the whole process less stressful."

Mr & Mrs C – Sale & Purchase

"Good service, staff were always helpful and answered our questions."

Mr & Mrs B – Sale & Purchase

"We are so pleased with the service that we received. Very professional, friendly and swift.
Thank you so much for helping us sell our house, you worked so very hard – which made our lives much easier! We wish you all the best for the future."

Mr & Mrs W – Sale

"The conveyancing has gone through so smoothly and I would like to thank you both for all your help. I have found it a pleasure in dealing with your practice, as you are very pro-active, straight forward and great at getting things done efficiently."

Ms G – sale

"The service was friendly and approachable."

Mr & Mrs B – sale and purchase

"It was very good, thank you. Admin support also efficient and friendly. Good co-operation between solicitor and agent."

Mr D – sale

"I am very happy with the service. Our queries and requirements were well addressed."

Dr W – sale

"Service was hassle-free and efficient. The staff were all very friendly and helpful."

Mr W – sale

"The service has been excellent throughout and everything very clearly explained – to a complete novice!"

Mrs T – sale and purchase

"I would like to give my thanks to Karina Hudson for everything she did, without her commitment I would never have completed."

Mr T – sale and purchase

"Very good service, very friendly and easy to communicate with. Professional and clearly have good client service."

Mr E – sale and purchase

"We were very impressed how Karina Hudson kept us informed about our sale and any questions she answered promptly."

Mr & Mrs H – sale and purchase

"Very happy with the service and would use again."

Mr A – sale and purchase

"Kept informed of progress of sale and purchase. Linda, secretary was also very helpful when Ms Hudson was unavailable."

Ms M – sale and purchase