Can you assist? - How does my law firm get reinstated on the M&S Bank panel?

Consider the the following reasons firms require reinstatement onto the M&S Bank conveyancing panel

  1. M&S Bank may terminate membership of its conveyancing panel where a firm provides false answers in its application form or in relation to any future requests for information.
  2. Missing deadline to reapply to be on the M&S Bank convincing panel
  3. Non-compliance with the M&S Bank panel terms, the written instructions that M&S Bank give you and the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook or any alternative set of standard instructions to which M&S Bank may subsequently subscribe.
  4. Persistent delays in registering a charge on behalf of M&S Bank Delays or failure to register the M&S Bank charge may result in referral to external lawyers of M&S Bank to complete outstanding requirements.
  5. Breaches of M&S Bank conveyancing panel Terms and Conditions

M&S Bank Conveyancing Panel Reinstatement: Common Questions

  1. Can we appeal if our application for reinstatement is turned down?
  2. Can this firm act for M&S Bank while the appeal for reinstatement on the M&S Bank panel is being assessed? How do I find out if our reinstatement appeal to the M&S Bank panel is approved?
  3. Does the COLP in my firm need to sign the reinstatement application to the M&S Bank panel ?
  4. Please can you set out the application procedures to be reinstated onto the M&S Bank conveyancing panel?
  5. Do any avenues remain open if my firm’s reinstatement panel application with M&S Bank is declined?

Top Tip: The best way to avoid the hassle of seeking M&S Bank panel reinstatement is to ensure that your firm is not removed off of the M&S Bank conveyancing panel in the first place.

Note: Subject to certain conditions Lexsure’s experts or consultants can assist in providing you with guidance for reinstatement onto the M&S Bank conveyancing panel but under no circumstances will Lexsure (or the Conveycentric Team) submit an application to M&S Bank directly or via their preferred panel manager. Any reinstatement application will have to be made by your firm. For the avoidance of doubt, Lexsure (or the Conveycentric Team) are in no way involved in managing the M&S Bank conveyancing panel.