Ben Brown - Wills & probate

Ben is a specialist in our wills & probate department.

Ben Brown

Ben Brown

Wills & Probate
Tel: 0114 218 4241

Office: Sheffield


Ben joined Taylor&Emmet in January 2017 as an associate in our private client department. He brings with him over 16 years experience in dealing with private client matters and specialises in complex intestacy cases. He is the head of our specialist Inheritance Tracing team who work with the public and private sector in all matters relating to inheritance and asset tracing. Ben has acted on a number of cases concerning high value and complex intestacies with some involving multiple jurisdictions and declarations of presumed death. Ben also provides assistance to local authorities in getting empty homes back into use.

Ben is a qualified trust and estate practitioner and is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners. He is also an approved expert for will writing services for a number of charities, including MENCAP, the National Autistic Society and the RNIB.

Outside of work Ben spends most of his free time with his young family, however you will occasionally find him on the golf course.

Key responsibilities

  • Intestacy
  • Asset tracing
  • Empty homes
  • Wills, probate, tax & trusts
  • Will writing service
  • Probate and the administration of estates
  • Trusts & estate planning
  • Inheritance tax
  • Capital gains tax
  • Long term care issues
  • Powers of attorney
  • Elderly client services
  • Court of Protection applications
  • Advance directives