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Emma Mason joins Blacks Connect

Conveyancing provider Blacks Connect has appointed Emma Mason as the business development manager.

Mason previously spent 10 years working for Goldsmith Williams as a business development manager before leaving the legal firm in August.

Blacks Connect partner David Gilman says: “David Gilman, partner in charge of Blacks Connect, said: “When we launched in the summer we said we were dedicated to the broker market and Emma’s appointment is evidence of our long-term commitment to intermediaries. She knows the conveyancing business inside out and understands the needs and concerns of mortgage brokers. She’s the best BDM in the business.”

Mason says: “I have watched Blacks Connect closely since it launched and am confident that David’s model will work. The team is highly experienced in conveyancing, the technology is sharp and they are committed to providing brokers with the very best service.”

Law firm Blacks launched the Blacks Connect conveyancing service in May this year.

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