Maria has been a Solicitor since 2003 and previously was a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives. Maria has been practicing as a lawyer in conveyancing since 1990 and knows how stressful moving home can be.
Maria will guide you through the legal process every step of the way. She has wide and knowledgeable experience of all aspects of conveyancing, residential sales, purchases (including new build homes) , leasehold transactions including shared homeownership leases, re-mortgages, transfers of equity, lifetime mortgages for senior citizens, sale and purchase of unregistered land.
Maria can also provide ancillary services to residential conveyancing such as Wills, and Trust Deeds related to home purchases and Change of Name Deeds. Maria also does some commercial property work, mainly commercial leases and transfers of small businesses, such as leases of industrial units and retail premises, office premises, transfers of businesses such as restaurants, takeaways, off licences, general stores, clothes shops.
In the past Maria has worked abroad, has also been a Financial Adviser, and underwritten mortgages for a major high street bank. Maria has a grown up family, speaks Italian and is learning to speak Spanish in her spare time, enjoys meeting people socialising, and cooking.
What our clients say
“Maria has always offered excellent advice, worked extremely efficiently and professionally. Maria has represented me with regards to approximately 8 property sales and each one has been done without any issues.”
- AS, April 2017
“Communication was very prompt and responsive. Setfords were incredibly helpful with the purchase of my first home. Communication was swift and very helpful. Buying a house can be a stressful time and it's important you have the confidence in your solicitors. Setfords gave me that and more. Many thanks. ”
- CAC, December 2015
“Very effective, personable and always calls back to keep you updated, an excellent service at a very cost effective package price.”
- Michael R, January 2015