About — GloverPriest Solicitors

GloverPriest Solicitors


GloverPriest Solicitors is the synergy of multiple, independent law practices that span a wide areas over the West Midlands, Staffordshire and Northamptonshire.

We have a long standing history since 1749, with our Tamworth branch being one of the oldest recorded law practices in the UK. We believe in being local Solicitors on the high street that supports the local community’s legal needs, offering both face to face appointments and remote communication to our clients. We sit on all major lending panels delivering a high Quality service. All of our lawyers have a wealth of Experience in dealing with matters from start to finish and every client is valued. Affordable services are the backbone of our company, with transparent fees set out.

Quality, Experience and Affordable are our core values which are key in supporting every single one of our client’s individual needs.

Founded by Gavin James Glover & Martin Chico Priest

Company Values


On all major Lender Panels

Face to Face appointments and remote dealings available

Offices with a high street presence


Qualified Lawyers dealing with matters from start to finish.

Long standing history that goes back to 1749

Experts in our field


Transparency of fees in advance

Free 30 minute consultation

Online Searches and Land Registry access

Our Team

Gavin Glover
Director / Solicitor

Gavin is a co-owner and has expertise in all areas of contentious Private and Commercial Law. He was previously a partner in a Staffordshire Law firm until 2007 before moving to Birmingham to head up the Family Litigation department for a Birmingham based firm in 2008. In January 2010, Gavin took up his current role as the Head of Litigation.

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Martin Priest
Director / Solicitor

Martin is a co-owner and has responsibility for all non-contentious matters in the practice. He specialises in Property - both Residential and Commercial - and predominantly looks after the more complex and diverse matters. Before setting up GloverPriest with Gavin, Martin qualified in 2003, was promoted to Partner of his previous practice in 2006, and then joined Thomas & Co and Forster & Wheeler in 2009.

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Lesley Russell

Lesley qualified as a member in 1997 and as a fellow in 1999. Specialising in Residential Conveyancy, Lesley has held a position as a fee-earner in this area since 1990, and joined the firm in 2012. Lesley is based at our Quinton office.

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Clare Beadsworth
Director / Solicitor

Clare is a solicitor specialising in Residential Property, Wills, Non-contentious Probate, Estate Administration, Enduring and Lasting Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection Deputyship Applications.

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Vicki Treloar

With over 30 years’ experience in the legal profession, Vicki is highly skilled and experienced in Lease Extensions, Freehold Purchases, and also has experience in Wills and Probate. Sensitive handling of vulnerable and anxious clients has been a feature of her work, and the professional service she delivers is friendly, experienced, and above all, sympathetic

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Annette Mckie

Annette qualified as a solicitor in 1980. Whilst she is based at Kings Heath, Annette travels to all GloverPriest offices and specialises in all aspect of Family Law including Divorce, Children, Financial issues, Domestic Violence and Disputes between cohabiting couples.

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Sophie Donovan
Director / Head Of Private Client

Sophie qualified as a solicitor in May 2013 and is also a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). Sophie joined GloverPriest Solicitors in August 2015. She manages a team of eight and is based in our Stourbridge office, but also travels to other offices regularly to meet clients. Sophie attends to legal matters such as Wills and Probate, Power of Attorney, and Court of Protection Matters, plus Family Matters including Divorce, Separation and Settlement

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Gillian Leiper
Probate Executive

Gillian is an Associate Member of The Chartered Institute of Legal Executives who joined GloverPriest in 2012. She has well over a decade of experience in dealing with Wills, Non-contentious Probate and Estate Administration and Lasting Powers of Attorney.

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Rhys Moss

Rhys joined GloverPriest in 2013, having just completed his Legal Practice Course, and qualified as a solicitor whilst within the practice. He is a solicitor that covers Residential and Commercial Property, Family Law and areas of both Contentious and Non-contentious law including Debt Recovery and Wills and Probate.

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Rachel Lloyd
Director / Conveyancer

Rachel qualified as a licensed conveyancer in 2005 specialising in Residential Conveyancing, Transfer of Equity and Re-mortgaging. Having worked in Market Harborough for 8 years, Rachel is now back working in her hometown of Wellingborough. She was appointed a Director in 2015.

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Michaela Alexander
Residential Conveyancer

Michaela is based at our Wellingborough office, and deals with all aspects of Residential Conveyancing, Transfers of Equity and Re-mortgaging. She is currently studying to qualify as a Licensed Conveyancer.

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Rachel Freedman

Rachel qualified as a solicitor in 2006, specialising in Residential Conveyancing, covering all Sale and Purchase Transactions, Re-mortgages, Transfer of Equity, New Build Purchases and Shared Ownership matters. She joined Glover Priest in June 2016 and heads the Conveyancing Department in our Tamworth office (Argyles Solicitors), which is a trading style of GloverPriest.

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Parminder Bhogal
Chartered Legal Executive

Parminder graduated from Keele University in 2012 with an upper second class honours LLB, and subsequently went on to complete her postgraduate qualifications (BPTC) at the College of Law. She began her career in Residential Conveyancing in 2013 and is Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives.

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Tracy Barnsley
Conveyancing Executive

Tracy joined GloverPriest in June 2015, having worked for law firms in both the Black Country and Birmingham. She has over a decade of experience in Residential Conveyancing and is currently training with CILEX. Tracy is based at our Quinton office.

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Anwar Zeb Khattak

Anwar is based at our Acocks Green office and joined GloverPriest in July 2017 having worked for reputable law firms in both the Black Country and Birmingham. Anwar has acquired a wealth of experience in Residential Conveyancing over the years and has also undertaken a variety of Wills and Probate. Anwar is credited by clients for the professional and friendly service he delivers and is regularly recommended by past and present clients.

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Wendy Rogers
Residential Conveyancer

With over 17 years’ worth of legal experience, Wendy is a new and integral part of the GloverPriest team. Working from our Tamworth office, Wendy is noted for her outstanding communication with clients and is totally dedicated to getting clients into their properties as smoothly as possible.

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Ifzal Akhtar
Solicitor/Head of Commercial

Ifzal joined GloverPriest in September 2017 and has over 14 years of legal experience both in the UK and overseas, and leads a team of talented lawyers in Commercial Services. His legal areas of speciality include Real Estate, Commercial, Agricultural, and Finance. He studied Law at The University of Birmingham and then attained a Masters of Laws (LLM) from Liverpool University in 2013.

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Lee Salih
Business Director (Consultant)

Lee joined the GloverPriest in January 2016, after successfully leading teams at Vodafone Enterprise UK. Lee drives GloverPriest’s search for new business partner and opportunities while always keeping an eye on the firms efficiency, all whilst ensuring that existing clients receive the service that they’ve always come to expect from us.

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David Faulkner
Head of Conveyancing Kings Heath

David is an Associate Member of the Institute of Legal Executives. He has in excess of twenty years’ experience in the south of Birmingham in residential conveyancing, and has expertise in legal areas such as Sales and Purchases, Freehold Properties, Leasehold Houses, Flats and Maisonettes, Council House Right to Buys, Re-mortgages, Transfers of Equity and Shared Ownership.

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Sushma Macleod
Chartered Legal Executive

Sushma joined GloverPriest in March 2018 and brings with her a broad range of experience and expertise. She has over two decades of experience dealing with Private Client matters, having worked for many established and well respected firms of solicitors across The Midlands. Sushma is able to help clients with Wills and Powers of Attorney, as well as applications to the Court of Protection and she also has a wealth of experience in dealing with administration of estates.

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Sandeep Mann
Residential Conveyancer

Sandeep graduated from the University of Derby with an upper second class honours LLB, and went on to complete her Legal Practice Course at the BPP Law School. Since then she has continued her legal development as Residential Conveyancer.

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Eirandeep Singh Nijjer
Residential Conveyancer

Eirandeep attended De Montfort University where he studied Law and Psychology obtaining a BA Hons Degree in 2011. He then went on to obtained a Graduate Diploma in Law 2013. Since this point he has been working in the legal sector in a number of different roles in residential property leading to the point of becoming a residential conveyancer.

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Gemma Hales
Licensed Conveyancer

Gemma graduated from Keele University with an upper second class honours LLB having studied in Texas USA as part of her degree. She then went on to complete her Legal Practice Course at Nottingham Law School. Gemma qualified as a Licensed Conveyancer 10 years ago and covers all Sale and Purchase Transactions, Re-mortgages, Transfer of Equity, New Build Purchases and Shared Ownership matters.

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Mitchell Cuttler
Residential Conveyancer

Mitchell joined GloverPriest in August 2017 and has gone from strength to strength with Excellent feedback from Clients and local agents, Her legal journey started when she was just 18 with a small local firm, moving into Conveyancing in 2011 training as a legal executive to which she is level 3 CILEX accredited.

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Katie Payne
Residential Conveyancer

Katie graduated from University of Derby with an LLB (Hons) in 2015, she has been a part of the Glover Priest team for almost 2 years in our residential conveyancing department. Currently she is studying for her LPC at Birmingham City and working her way to qualifying as a Solicitor.

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Have you got what it takes?

GloverPriest employs only the very best lawyers and is always interested in adding more of the same to it’s ranks. If you think you have what it takes to join us vist our careers page.