Northampton law firm Hewitsons has promoted associate Tiffany Benson to legal director.
Tiffany joined Hewitsons as an associate solicitor in 2017 and now heads the contentious trusts & probate unit, specialising in will and estate disputes, financial abuse of the elderly and the vulnerable.
Since joining Hewitsons, Tiffany has worked hard to promote the contentious trusts & probate team, both digitally and physically. As such, she recently spearheaded a seminar to local care homes, which touched upon the topics of financial abuse and mental capacity.
Commenting on her promotion, Tiffany said: “I am delighted to have been given this opportunity and to now head the contentious trusts & probate team. The role provides a great challenge to develop and build our offering in this specialist legal area”.
Tiffany lives in a in east Northamptonshire with her husband and their west highland terrier.
Daniel Curtis, partner in the Hewitsons private wealth team, said: “We are delighted that Tiffany has been appointed as a legal director in the private wealth team, specialising in contentious trust and probate matters. She is highly-respected by clients and colleagues alike and we congratulate her on her well-earned promotion”.