Karl Smith


Karl is a Partner and Head of Residential Property.  He is also the Head of Client Service and is responsible for monitoring service levels across the firm and for ensuring that the firm continues to offer leading client service. Karl is based at the firm’s Midhurst office.

Work Areas

Karl specialises in residential conveyancing, dealing with all aspects of property sales and purchases, including shared ownership and purchases of new builds and conversions, remortgages and transfers.

Career History

Karl studied at the University of Southampton, where he obtained an LLB in Law.

Karl joined MacDonald Oates LLP as trainee in 2005. He was admitted as a solicitor in September 2007. Karl was appointed as an Associate in July 2013 and made Partner in July 2015.


In his spare time Karl teaches karate and enjoys cycling and skiing.

T: 01730 816711
E: karl.smith@macdonaldoates.co.uk
Office: Midhurst

Position: Partner, Head of Residential Property and Head of Client Service
Qualifications: Law LLB (Hons.)
Expertise: Residential Property & Conveyancing