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- Graham Benwell
Consultant, Wills, Probate Tax and Trusts
- Estate tax planning
- Use of insurance-based products for tax planning purposes
- Swansea University, BA (Hons) Politics
- Member, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)
Graham Benwell is an "invaluable member of the team." High net worth clients benefit from Benwell's extensive experience in the private client field, receiving advice on wills, probate, tax and trusts. Benwell is praised for his "expertise, efficiency and approachability," with sources adding he is "very good on trusts." Chambers HNW Guide
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.”
"High net worth clients benefit from his extensive experience in the private client field." Chambers HNW Guide
Graham Benwell is a consultant solicitor in our Probate, Tax & Trusts team, which spans our Reading, Henley-on-Thames and London offices.
A former head of our team, Graham also previously headed the private client department at Nabarro in London. He has over 30 years’ experience as a private client lawyer and has particular expertise in the field of tax and estate planning involving wills and trusts.
Graham acts for many high net worth individuals and their families. Many of his clients are referred to him directly by accountants, investment managers, IFAs 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 The Legal 500 and Chambers HNW Guide and described by clients as an "invaluable member of the team", "efficient and approachable" and "very good on trusts."