Elizabeth Crouch

Residential Conveyancing

Elizabeth is a Senior Associate and Head of Residential Property at Cartmell Shepherd and has been with the firm for 15 years.

Elizabeth first graduated with a BA (Hons) in Education before studying law by distance-learning at Northumbria University, where she graduated with a distinction. She trained at Martineau Johnson in Birmingham, qualifying as a solicitor in 2003, and moved to Ward Hadaway in Newcastle, specialising in intellectual property law, before returning to Cumbria to join Cartmell Shepherd. She became an Associate in 2008.

The home buying and selling process can potentially be stressful, time consuming and costly, however at Cartmell Shepherd we do all we can to minimise this. We give an excellent service and can deal with all your questions and enquires promptly and will update you regularly.

Elizabeth and her team are truly independent and do not pay referral fees or any other type of incentives, which means there is no conflict of interest and we can provide impartial and proper advice and we act only in your best interest.

The team are CQS accredited, which means the firm is a member of the Law Society’s Conveying Quality Scheme and the team have received the mark of excellence for the home buying process.


Elizabeth has a wide range of knowledge and property expertise. She handles all aspects of property work with a particular specialism in high value or complex titles such as transfers of part, leasehold properties including leasehold development work and set up of leasehold developments schemes. She also covers residential sales, purchases and mortgages, first registration of land and property at the Land Registry, deeds of covenant and easement, co-ownership and matrimonial conveyancing. Elizabeth also deals with commercial property and therefore deals with many mixed use properties.

In her spare time Elizabeth enjoys gardening and has a particular interest in growing certain plants. Elizabeth is also a keen dog walker and can often be seen walking around north Cumbria with her Scottish Terrier.

What Our Clients Say

“Prompt, professional… perfect!  We look forward to working with Elizabeth Crouch in the future.  Top class!”

“Proactive at all times and did more to help than could be expected.”

“We very much appreciated Elizabeth’s personal involvement, attention to detail and commitment to seeing the matter through. Thank you.”

“Smooth transition, polite efficient service.”

“A professional service throughout; considerable persistence and still shown in the face of some difficult/unusual issues.”

“Elizabeth Crouch was highly professional, thorough and supportive and I can’t praise her or recommend her highly enough.”

“Flawless service through the labyrinth process of buying and selling a property in the UK.”

“Love Elizabeth Crouch, I hope she’s my solicitor forever. Many thanks.”

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