About Us

Our intelligence and data, combined with information and knowledge we have collected over many years, allows us to identify market weaknesses and failures in the legal sector. We create solutions and opportunities using technology, products and services that solve these issues by educating and protecting Lawyers.

Background

Lawyer Checker was founded in 2011 with an aim to provide comprehensive fraud protection for conveyancers and their clients. It is now a widely renowned business, not only recognised as an integral element within conveyancing risk management, but also providing services to help protect the wider legal market.

Account & Entity Screen, Consumer Bank Account Checker and OnDMARC are innovative and award winning solutions that help protect Lawyers. To speak to us about how they can help you visit our Contact page.

To demonstrate our quality and determination to deliver a great service, we've achieved some fantastic accreditations.

 

Our History

Idea Conceived

After years of working in the conveyancing industry, in the Summer of 2011, Chris Harris conceived the idea for Account & Entity Screen

June 2011

Lawyer Checker formed

After only a few months, the business entity Lawyer Checker was formed.

December 2011

First Account & Entity Screen searches completed

After years of hard work and research finally the product had officially launched and was taking it's first searches.

July 2013

Sunday Times article published on vendor conveyancing fraud

A key milestone in vendor conveyancing fraud making headlines in the national papers and further enforcing the need for Lawyer Checker

July 2013

Major search providers start to adopt and sell Lawyer Checker services

Key partners joined forces with Lawyer Checker to provide Account & Entity Screen searches as part of their own service offerings.

Autumn 2013

Santander UK v RA Legal Solicitors case

February 2014

Office Relocation

Lawyer Checker moved premises to our current offices based in Tarporley, Cheshire.

September 2014

100,000th Search

Lawyer Checker's Account & Entity Screen reached the milestone of it's 100,000th search.

March 2015

Paul & Ann Lupton v Perry Hay & Co case

September 2015

Radio 4’s Money Box Interview

Lawyer Checker were interviewed on Paul Lewis' Money Box Radio Feature to talk about the growing risk of Conveyancing Fraud.

October 2015

Max & Penny Hastings case

December 2015

1000+ monthly users

Lawyer Checker reaches 1000+ firms consistently using Lawyer Checker services each month.

March 2016

Purrunsing v A'Court & Co case

Lawyer Checker launch it's second product, Consumer Bank Account Checker, to combat the risk in sending and receiving funds from a conveyancer's own client.

April 2016

P&P Property Ltd v Owen White & Catlin case

October 2016

Howard Mollett v Sethi Partnership case

January 2017

Dreamvar (UK) Limited v Mishcon de Reya case

January 2017