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Our Chief Executive Officer, Nick Hale, took home the British Conveyancing Awards award for‘Outstanding Business Leader of the Year’ at the awards ceremony in London last month. Ourtechnology team also picked up a ‘Highly Commended’ in the ‘Law Firm Innovator’ award category.The British Conveyancing Awards showcase talent, excellence and innovation,...

The annual ESTAS Awards took place on Friday 20th October 2023, and ONP Solicitors won Gold in the category of “Best Conveyancers in North-West”! The ESTA Awards are one of the most prestigious awards in the UK property industry. No judges, no submission forms – their awards are powered purely by verified customer reviews, collected via the...

Our expert trainer, Kim Godwin, was on hand this week to host an induction session for our new recruits as they prepare to take their legal careers to the next stage. It was a pleasure to see so many new faces from across such a diverse range of disciplines joining...

Between 27th July and 3rd August this year, colleagues from across Movera participated in our ‘Cycle to Work Day’ challenge to raise money in support of British Heart foundation.We even stretched the challenge a little further, with some of our colleagues swimming, walking and running the equivalent distance between our...

After much prep and planning, we’re delighted to launch the Movera Academy, and welcome our first group of trainee remortgaging managers into our purpose-built training area. Over the next four months this cohort will get an introduction to our business, specialist training in client service and experience, and on-the-job mentoring,...

Back in March, we launched our Management Essentials Programme, in collaboration with LEAP Development Group. Thirty of our managers undertook this series of workshops, group sessions and on-the-job activities designed to add new tools and capabilities to their leadership style. The programme culminated in presentations, where we got to see...

We’re proud to welcome Sharon Beedham to our team. She brings well over a decade of experience in the legal sector to her new role as Partner Relations Manager. This is a brand new position at Movera, and will see Sharon working with Partner Relationships Director Mark Tossetti to shape...

Last month, two of our colleagues, Toby Mitchell and Joseph Wilkinson, along with friends James, Aaron and Dom, set out to complete the ‘3 Peaks’ challenge. The team took on this epic task to increase awareness of breast cancer in the UK, and raise money for the British Heart Foundation....

We like to let our hair down here at Movera, especially when the sun is shining. Our Stockport team enjoyed their traditional summer social at local venue Amp this year. Plenty of banter, barbecue and beer was had (plus wines, spirits and soft drinks to suit all tastes). All in...

June is of course Pride Month, and that meant celebrations were had across all our offices and businesses. As you can see from the pictures, our team members wore their brightest clothes, and we made sure to decorate our workspaces with plenty of colour too. It’s important to us as...

Early in June, Stephanie Rodgers and Vicky Simms, our conveyancing managers at Grindeys, had the pleasure of attending the 2023 Doughie Mac Business Partnership Awards. Grindeys, now part of Movera, attended to represent their long-standing relationship with the local hospice charity. And we came away with a bronze award for...

We’re delighted to announce ONP made the ESTAS 2023 shortlist in the Group and North-West Region categories. It’s always an honour to be in the running at the ESTAS, because it’s a customer-led award. Nominations are based on customer reviews submitted to their platform. The winners will be announced at...

The last year has been a blur at ONP Leeds, as a surge in new business saw our seven-strong team swell to over 40 colleagues. So we decided it was time to take stock of their incredible success, and celebrate in style. We invited colleagues over from our Stockport office...

If you haven’t had a chance to read the latest thought-piece from our Partnership Director, Mark Tosetti, you can find it here. In the article, he discusses the key ways stronger partnerships, across everyone involved in the home moving process, can help customers achieve a better outcome. Sure, we’re biased,...