Accreditations & Testimonials

Professional Recognition

Legal 500 and Chambers

JE Bennett Law have been recognised by the prestigious Legal 500 rankings since 2015. In the 2020 rankings the firm is rated as a Leading Firm for Court of Protection. Our founder, Jane Bennett, is listed as a Leading Individual in her field.  Additionally, Richard Shearing is listed as a Next Generation Partner and Lorna Halfpenny-Beeby is rated as a Rising Star. All three are noted in the editorial and also Recommended Lawyers.

Here are some selected quotes from the Legal 500 2020 editorial:

'Jane Bennett provides an exceptional level of service'

'Jane Bennett and Lorna Halfpenny-Beeby are highly efficient, compassionate and caring as well as very positive'

'Richard Shearing takes enormous care when dealing with his clients, ensuring that the small details which make their lives better are attended to, and often goes above and beyond'

'The team at JEB works exceptionally well together to ensure each vulnerable individual is really well looked after'.

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JE Bennett Law has Lexcel accreditation. This is the Law Society's legal practice quality mark for practice management and client care. The firm is audited annually to ensure continued accreditation.


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Other Professional Accrediations and Memberships

Office of the Public Guardian’s national panel of professional deputies:  Our Founder and Senior Partner, Jane Bennett, is 1 of only around 70 apppointed panel deputies nationwide.

The team are also members of the following professional institutions:


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