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Graham Benwell

Graham Benwell

Consultant, Wills, Probate Tax and Trusts

+44 (0)118 951 6841

  • STEP logo
  • Estate tax planning
  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Probate
  • Use of insurance-based products for tax planning purposes 
  • Swansea University, BA (Hons) Politics
  • Member, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)
  • Consultant Graham Benwell is an experienced adviser representing individuals and their families on probate, tax and estate planning matters. Chambers UK Guide

    "Head of department Graham Benwell has over 30 years' experience of private client matters. He advises a range of clients on tax planning, trusts administration and probate issues." The Legal 500

    "Blandy & Blandy LLP’s large, well-respected team is led by the highly regarded Graham Benwell." Chambers UK Guide

    “Mr Benwell made us feel very comfortable and at ease in pleasant surroundings.” 

    "I appreciate the help you and your colleagues provided in and over the whole process. Now that it is complete I feel that all that could or should have been done has been." 

    “Provides an excellent service.”

    “Thank for the work you have done on this and your professionalism.”

    “All very satisfactory.”

    “I have been a client for 50 years.”

"Has over 30 years' experience of private client matters. He advises a range of clients on tax planning, trusts administration and probate issues." Chambers UK Guide

Graham Benwell is a private client solicitor and was head of the firm's Probate, Tax and Trusts team between 1997 and 2015. The team operates across our Reading, Henley-on-Thames and London offices.

He previously headed the private client department at Nabarro in London. He has over 30 years’ experience as a dedicated private client lawyer and has particular expertise in the field of tax and estate planning via wills and trusts.

He acts for many high net worth individuals and their families. Many of his clients are referred to him directly by accountants, investment managers, IFA’s and other firms of solicitors.

Graham is a founder member of STEP (Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners.) He is also consistently  highly ranked in both Chambers UK Guide and The Legal 500.