Property & Conveyancing Howells Solicitors

Property & Conveyancing

Property & Conveyancing

Whether you are buying, selling, transferring or re-mortgaging property you will need a conveyancing Solicitor. By combining technology with a friendly, personal service, we will provide a smooth and hassle-free journey whilst having a peace of mind over costs.

The conveyancing process begins the moment your transaction is agreed and runs through to the completion date, which is the day that ownership changes hands.

Our experienced conveyancing specialists aim to take the hassle out of a complicated process, guiding you through the important milestones to the finish line of your transaction.

We can support you with:

Help Guides

To help you navigate your way through the complicated processes, please see below for some useful guides;

The Legal process of selling a property

The Legal process of buying a property

Information on Stamp Duty


If you are looking at moving home, you may find these guides helpful:

Starter Guide for Buying a Home

Guide to Moving Home

Why choose Howells for your Conveyancing

Competitive Prices

We aim to provide the best quality legal service at competitive prices meaning you will receive the best service no matter what the price you pay.

Professional Service

Our Property & Conveyancing specialists are highly regarded in the industry and receive fantastic feedback on their professionalism, whilst being down to earth and offering a personalised service to each client.

Guidance and Support

Our team are here for you. We aim to make the process stress free and easy. We will be with you every step of the way and we are there to offer advice to keep your mind at ease. We also communicate regularly, openly and sensitively. We are always ready to listen.


What we quote for is what we do and we make sure you are fully aware of the mystery about the legal process, so you have no fears or worries.

2 steps to contacting Howells:

Step 1

Call our New Enquiry Team on 0114 249 66 66 or email [email protected] for an initial chat about your situation.

Step 2

We’ll listen carefully to you, clarify what you’re trying to achieve, and then explain if and how we can help you. We will take some initial information and liaise with a legal professional regarding your case. If it looks like we can help, we will book you in for a consultation with a legal professional.


The Team

Conveyancing Solicitors
Solicitors Elizabeth Webster, Stephen Taylor and Rosamund Twambley
Conveyancing Support Staff
Our fantastic team of Support Staff

See below for individual profiles of our Conveyancing Solicitors;

Aisha Rashid
Assistant Paralegal
01142 496760
Debbie Kay
Legal Secretary
0114 249 6713
Liz Webster
Elizabeth Webster
Head of Conveyancing
0114 2496778
Emma Burnham
Assistant / Paralegal
01709 788 338
Emmanuella Wallace
Trainee Solicitor
0114 249 66 66
Jane Nightingale
0114 249 6791
Karen Hill
Legal Secretary
0114 249 6714
Luke Webb
Legal Secretary
0114 249 6771
Rosamund Twambley
01226 805190
Sofiah Younis
Sofiah Younis
Conveyancing Assistant/ Paralegal
0114 249 6688
Stephen Taylor
Stephen Taylor
0114 2496636
T Markham
Tracey Markham
Legal Secretary
01142 496637

Common Questions

Q.How long will the transaction take?

A.A typical sale and purchase takes approximate 12-15 weeks but could be longer if you are in a chain.

Q.How much will it cost me?

A.Please contact us so that we can provide you with a quotation of our legal fees. There are payments that we make to other parties called disbursements and we may ask you for the money in advance. We will provide full details of the disbursements when we provide a quote.

Q.Who will look after my case?

A.Your case will be looked after by any one of our expert Conveyancing team who have a wealth of experience in this area of law. Whether that is a solicitor or a caseworker, you can be sure of receiving excellent advice with a personal service.