OneSearch partners with LMS, offering law firm identity checker for clients

OneSearch, the UK’s largest local search data company, today announced a new partnership with panel management specialist LMS to bring their proven identity verification solution to all its clients.

confirmly was launched by LMS in February 2022 and is designed to reduce risk by protecting property transfer funds transfers and customer money from fraudsters and scam attempts. The technology provides real-time monitoring to law firms by leveraging LMS Panel Link and specialized data to quickly verify transaction details.

The partnership was established with cybercrime, a pervasive risk in a post-pandemic conveyancing landscape, with funds and sensitive customer information a constant target for cybercriminals. Last October, a potential sale collapsed due to the scam of the buyer who handed over £640,000 to criminals using a fraudulent email account resembling the lawyers’.

Robin Wells, Head of Business Operations at OneSearch, said:

“The new partnership with LMS and confirms is critically important to OneSearch. It fully meets our need to offer better customer protection at a time when cybercrime is becoming increasingly sophisticated. LMS is a trusted company in the industry for many years, and their robust systems enable us to provide enhanced due diligence and peace of mind to customers.

Travis Scholes, Chief Commercial Officer at LMS, added:

“We are delighted to offer confirmation with OneSearch. Collaboration and accessibility are important parts of our strategy and the ability for law firms to have confirmed access through OneSearch means that our customer experience becomes even more streamlined, allowing them to focus on efficiency in other areas of the process.We truly believe in the data behind it, so much so that all corresponding results are compensated, providing that extra level of certainty for law firms. lawyers.

To find out more about confirming via OneSearch, please call the service introduction team on 01782 433 270 or email [email protected].

For more information about OneSearch, visit onesearch.direct or call our main office on 0800 052 0117.

This article has been submitted for publication by OneSearch as part of their advertising agreement with Today’s Conveyancer. The opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and not those of Today’s Conveyancer.

Virginia C. Taylor