16 October, 2017
Ben, who is based at the firms Central Lancashire office, acts for clients on a national and international basis and deals with a range of high value and complex claims. He has significant experience in bringing claims under the Inheritance Act 1975 and acts for executors, claimants and defendants.
He is an Associate Member of the Association of Contentious Trusts and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS) and is a recommended lawyer in the latest edition of Legal 500 where he is described as 'responsive, effective and pragmatic'.
Ben said: "I am delighted to have started at Forbes, and am looking forward to working with the team to grow and develop the Contentious Trusts and Probate offering."
Tom Smith, Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution said, "I am pleased to welcome Ben to the team. He is a true specialist in the area, having developed a real expertise in claims relating to Wills, Trusts and Inheritance over the last few years. I have no doubt that he will use his experience, knowledge and energy to get great results for existing and new clients alike."