Sally Roberts

Senior Associate

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I joined Gordon Dadds in 2016 from Watkins and Gunn Solicitors where I built a successful department and was the firm’s Conveyancing Quality Supervisor.

I have 14 years post qualification expertise, and I specialise in all aspects of residential property including sales, purchases, re-mortgages, transfers of equity with a focus on quality and have also dealt with deeds of easement, lease extensions and creation of new residential leases. I am familiar in dealing with high-end transactions and more technically demanding work.

In my free time I am a semi-professional musician; I play Violin and Viola in numerous orchestras and also play the Piano.

Legal Practice Course at De Montfort University – Distinction
Higher Professional Diplomas (Equity and Trusts; Constitutional and Administrative Law; Land Law; Landlord and Tenant; European Law)
Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives – (Contract, Tort, Crime, Civil Procedure)
BSc Honours Degree in Mathematics

What would your motto be?

If a job is worth doing, it is worth doing well.

What are you most passionate about (personally)?

I am a semi-professional musician and enjoy playing the violin and viola in several orchestras in England and Wales. I am also the music librarian for The Glam Reunion Organisation which formed two years ago and raises money to launch, develop and support youth music opportunities across South Wales. We wish to bridge the gap to bring music opportunities back to all young people in the “land of song”. This not only enables the children to learn a musical instrument, but hones the additional life skills of discipline, team building, confidence building and social skills. Our patron is a former Glam member - Sir Karl Jenkins CBE

Watkins & Gunn Solicitors, 2004-2016, Senior Associate Solicitor (Head of Property from 2007-2014)

Rosser Thomas Lewis Solicitors, 2002-2004, Legal Executive

Merrils Ede Solicitors, 2000-2002, Legal Executive

Hugh James Jones & Jenkins Solicitors, 1988-1996, Trainee Legal Executive through to Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives

Honours degree in Mathematics from Manchester University

Awarded the Law Society Prize for Outstanding Performance having received the highest examination marks of the year on the Legal Practice Course Open Learning Course at De Montfort University, Leicester.

The Good Lawyer Guide

"Sally is exceptional. She has the most remarkable talent for detail and does not let anything slip by - and will not allow the lawyers on the other side to get away with any shoddy work. She also keeps a constant eye on progress to ensure that projects run to timetable. Throughout she maintains an excellent level of communication. Huge thanks, Sally"

"I would highly recommend Sally , I found her to be excellent for keeping in touch and letting me know exactly what was happening, and the whole experiance of selling my house was dealt with smoothly and efficiently,and I would not use any other solicitor other than Sally."

"Excellent. Has made everything stress free and easy, has given me support and advice whenever I have needed her. Would not use any other lawyer."

Tel: +44 (0) 29 2167 2682


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