LMS and Leek United Building Society form new partnership

LMS, the UK’s leading conveyancer and panel management specialist, has begun a new partnership with Leek United Building Society who will become the 25th mortgage lender to utilise Panel Link®.

In providing Leek United with its unique Panel Link® service, LMS will provide a fully vetted, secure panel that meets with Leek United exact requirements. The service also provides a range of components to further secure the monetary chain and provide operational efficiencies in the house buying process.

Established in 1863 with 12 branches across the counties of Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Cheshire and Shropshire, Leek United aims to be the local society of choice for new and existing members.

Commenting on the news, Nick Chadbourne, Chief Executive of LMS said:

“Partnering with Leek United Building Society is yet another vote of confidence in LMS Panel Link®. LMS continues to place itself at the centre of UK conveyancing and continues to provide security, innovation and digitisation to all stakeholders. We are pleased to be further strengthening our position in the market and look forward to a long term relationship with our latest lender partner.”

John Kelly, Operations Director at Leek United Building Society, added:


“I’m delighted that Leek United are using the LMS Panel Link® service. It’s a market-leading solution that delivers enhanced satisfaction to our customers and extra peace of mind for our borrowers as they purchase a home.  The system will also provide additional processing efficiencies as it is seamlessly integrated into our current processes. ”