Law Firm approved by First Direct

If you’re buying, re-mortgaging, or conducting a Transfer of Equity on a property with a First Direct mortgage, our solicitors can help. We are approved by First Direct and part of their conveyancing panel.

Property solicitors

Hawkins Law have specialist property solicitors ready to deal with all aspects of residential and commercial conveyancing. Call us now on 0207 177 7579 or Contact us online to speak to one of our specialists today or try our online conveyancing calculator

Free residential quote online conveyancing

* The legal fees set out in the quote are charged on the basis of fixed fees

Want an Instant Online First Direct conveyancing quote?

You can get an instant online quote through our conveyancing calculator. Simply provide a few details about your property transaction, and our specialist conveyancing firm will generate a quote for you. We have expertise in handling all legal aspects of mortgage transactions with First Direct, whether you’re getting a mortgage for a house or flat, or re-mortgaging your current property.

First Direct Mortgage Conveyancing

First Direct is a telephone and internet-based bank that provides a range of mortgage options, including fixed-rate, tracker, and offset mortgages. They offer competitive rates and convenient digital banking services.

Trusted First Direct Conveyancing Panel Solicitor

As an accredited solicitor based in London, we are on First Direct‘s conveyancing panel. This means we have gone through their checks and can provide high-quality service. You can obtain an instant quote for your First Direct mortgage by using our conveyancing calculator.

Understanding First Direct Conveyancing Panels

Banks and mortgage First Direct create Conveyancing Panels consisting of solicitors who meet their legal requirements. These panels help reduce the risk of fraud and ensure high standards of service.

CQS Accreditation for Conveyancing Excellence

We are proud members of the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme (CQS), which signifies our commitment to best practices and high-quality service. It assures First Direct and you that we meet the required standards.

Importance of a First Direct Panel Mortgage Solicitor

First Direct requires your solicitor to be on their panel to protect their interests. Failure to engage a panel solicitor may cause delays and additional fees. Your solicitor needs to comply with First Direct‘s instructions in the Council for Mortgage Lenders handbook.

Gifted Deposits, Transfer of Equity, and Lease Extensions with First Direct

First Direct accepts gifted deposits from family members under certain conditions. If you want to add or remove an owner from your property, First Direct‘s consent is necessary. Extending your lease or splitting the title also requires First Direct‘s approval.

Choosing the Right Mortgage Solicitor from the Panel

Selecting an experienced conveyancing lawyer from an approved firm is crucial for a smooth mortgage process. Our team has extensive experience with First Direct transactions, whether you’re buying, selling, or re-mortgaging your home. You can get an instant quote from our First Direct panel property lawyers using our online conveyancing calculator.

Contact Us

For more information or to schedule an appointment, please email us at info@hawkinslaw.co.uk or call 0207 177 7579.