Sammylea joined our team in March 2021 as a conveyancing executive, a role which includes dealing with customer enquiries and managing cases. 

We caught up with her to find out what she gets up to on a daily basis and what she enjoys most about working at Grey-Smith Legal. 

 What made you want to work in the legal industry?

I had a passion for property and the legal processes of how a property is sold.

What does a typical working day include for you?

I mainly deal with incoming emails and post, answer calls throughout the day, sort client enquiries, manage my caseload and prepare any files coming up to completion.

Can you give us a brief overview of your career history?

I started working in a law firm when I was 16 as the office junior. This then led to me becoming a typist, dealing in conveyancing, family and probate law. 

I went on to work at a further two law firms afterwards until starting with Grey-Smith in 2021 as a conveyancing executive.

What do you enjoy most about your job role?

I love how rewarding it is when a property completes and you can inform the clients that it’s sold! 

What do you enjoy most about working at Grey-Smith Legal?

I love my colleagues; they make my working day so much better.

What would you say to anyone considering working in the legal industry?

Keep an open mind and try a few different areas of law before you decide which one is for you.  

 What is your proudest moment?

When I reached 100 completed cases for Grey-Smith Legal. 

Most important lesson you have learned in your working life:

Always be diligent and if something is not what it seems, dig deeper.  

What did you want to be when you grew up?|

I wanted to work in a hospital. 

What has been your strangest job?

When I was 15, I used to clean for a café.

What do you do to relax?

Climb peaks with my fiancé.  

What’s your hot drink of choice and how do you have it?

I love a cup of Bovril.

Describe yourself in 3 words:

Hard-working, laidback and friendly. 

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