Professional Accreditation
and Memberships

Our Senior Partner, Jane Bennett, is a member of the Office of the Public Guardian’s national panel of professional deputies. Panel members are appointed by the Court and there are only around 70 panel deputies nationwide.

JE Bennett are ranked highly in the prestigious Legal 500 rankings, recognised as a Leading Firm for Court of Protection and Jane Bennett has been named as a Leading Individual in her field, making her part of what is considered a very elite list. Our Partner Richard Shearing is also recognised by the Legal500 as a Next generation Partner and Lorna Halfpenny-Beeby rated as a Rising Star . Jane has also been recognised as a Noted Practitioner by Chambers in their 2019 rankings. These are quotes from the Legal 500 2020 editorial:

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

'This team has a hugely friendly, approachable and always easy/readily accessible modus operandi'

'Jane Bennett provides an exceptional level of service'

Lexcel Accreditation

Our firm has Lexcel accreditation. Lexcel is the Law Society's legal practice quality mark for practice management and client care.

Professional memberships

Jane is a fully Accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly and a lifelong member of Headway for whom JE Bennett Law are a corporate supporter.

Jane is an Affiliate member of STEP.

JE Bennett Law and Jane Bennett have now been ranked by the Legal500 for 4 consecutive years.