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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conveyancer(noun)

    a lawyer who specializes in the business of conveying properties


  1. conveyancer(Noun)

    An attorney who passes transfer of immovable property from one party to another.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conveyancer(noun)

    one whose business is to draw up conveyances of property, as deeds, mortgages, leases, etc


  1. Conveyancer

    In Commonwealth countries, a conveyancer is a specialist lawyer who specialises in the legal aspects of buying and selling real property, or conveyancing. A conveyancer can also be a solicitor, licensed conveyancer, or a fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives. In the United Kingdom, conveyancers are regulated by an official body known as the Council for Licensed Conveyancers. Its main purpose is to set entry standards and regulate the profession of licensed conveyancers effectively in order to secure adequate consumer protection, promote effective competition in the legal services market and provide choice for consumers. Services offered by conveyancers vary from Residential Conveyancing, Probate and Wills. Strong regulation is imposed to curb unfair practices which include among others false representation, exaction for hidden charges and double dealing. In Kenya, a conveyancer can only be an Admitted advocate holding a valid current practising certificate. The consequences of not holding such a certificate is fatal to any transaction he undertakes on behalf of his client, and will be void. The client is therefore under obligation to do his due diligence by ensuring that his conveyancer has a current valid practising certificate by confirming this with the law society of Kenya. This was authoritatively decided by the Court of appeal in its decision of National Bank of Kenya Ltd. V Wilson Ndolo Ayah.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of conveyancer in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of conveyancer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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