Elaine Oakes

Chartered Legal Executive


Elaine is a Chartered Legal Executive and SRA regulated Solicitor in the Residential Property Team advising clients on a wide range of property matters. Elaine has been qualified for 35 years.

Elaine acts for clients who are buying or selling properties, both leasehold and freehold, in England and Wales. This includes first time buyers, remortgages, investment properties and high value purchases.

Elaine also deals  with leasehold extensions, deeds of variation, transfers of equity, sales of part and on behalf of executors on sales of properties.

Elaine has practised in Exeter for over 40 years and is well known in the legal community in Devon.




Relevant experience

  • Various clients: Acting for various private individuals on both sales and purchases of high value London properties.
  • Various clients: Acting for private individuals in the dividing up large properties, selling part with the benefit of planning permission, by way of auction.
  • Various clients: Acting on behalf of private individuals purchasing high value London leasehold properties for investment.
It was a refreshing experience to have an efficient conveyancing solicitor who clearly knew what she was doing.