POSTED: 27 November 2019

New homes lawyer joins Thursfields Solicitors


A lawyer specialising in the sales and purchases of new homes has been recruited to join Thursfields Solicitors’ Residential Property team.

A lawyer specialising in the sales and purchases of new homes has been recruited to join Thursfields Solicitors’ Residential Property team.

Siân Birkett, who has worked in the property sector since 2013, has been appointed as a solicitor in the leading Midlands law firm’s Solihull office, from where she will also cover Birmingham.

Mrs Birkett, who joins Thursfields after training and qualifying as a solicitor at a firm of solicitors in Dudley, deals with all aspects of residential conveyancing with a specialism in new build developments.

She said: “Thursfields is a dynamic firm with huge growth potential and I am delighted to be joining the team.

“I was attracted by the company’s presence in a variety of locations across the West Midlands which has resulted in it constantly being mentioned in professional circles.

“I find the staff very friendly and approachable, with a real family feel, and I am excited about establishing closer links with the surrounding communities.”

Louise Jones, a senior associate and head of New Homes at Thursfields, said: “I am delighted to have recruited Siân who impressed us with her experience in new build developments.

“I am also pleased that she was so keen to join us, as our growing reputation means we are continually appointing top solicitors to our expanding team.”

As well as conveyancing, Mrs Birkett, who grew up in Cambridge before moving to the West Midlands, also handles transfers of equity, re-mortgages, lifetime mortgages, shared ownership and lease extensions.

Anyone needing assistance with selling or purchasing a home can contact Mrs Birkett at sbirkett@thursfields.co.uk or on 0121 312 5172.