Vicki joined the residential property department at Shoosmiths in 2015 and has responsibility for training, learning, development and support for our Lawyers, future Lawyers, and our support staff within the Conveyancing team across all office locations.
Vicki runs a new starter training programme which all new conveyancing staff undertake, to support them in the early part of their career with Shoosmiths. This includes classroom based sessions, webinars, videos and digital learning content on a range of legal and soft skill areas to help our staff deliver a superb client experience.
Vicki organises the CPD training for our qualified staff and also provides advice and support on areas such as SDLT including Mixed Use and Multiple Dwelling Relief.
Vicki also organises compliance the Law Society Conveyancing Quality Scheme accreditation including training, policies and procedures as well as undertaking audits; and works closely with the Learning and Development and PSL teams across the firm.
Vicki has previously worked in other large conveyancing firms, and has over 19 years experience in the residential property, including working on newbuild, right to buy, remortgage, auction sales, transfer of equity, buy to let and shared ownership / staircasing transactions as well as being experienced in dealing with Unregistered land and adverse possession applications.
Vicki is also a Shoosmiths Environmental Champion, Health and Safety representative and also a member of the Charity and Corporate Responsibility committee in Northampton. Vicki also runs and updates the Conveyancing Intranet Channel 9 pages