Ben Darby is the son of John Darby and the Managing Partner within the Firm.
Having studied Law at the University of the West of England and Exeter University, Ben joined the family firm in 2000. Ben is a Court Duty Solicitor and has been a Criminal Defence Solicitor throughout his career. As a Higher Rights Advocate Ben has appeared in Courts across the Country from the Magistrates to the Court of Appeal. Away from the Courts Ben heads our Wills, Probate and Inheritance Tax Planning team, giving advice to Clients with estates of all sizes and complexity.
Ben continues to promote the profession away from the office, acting previously as an Equality & Diversity Mentor for the Law Society. He also freqeuently addresses students in local schools with a particular interest in pursuing a Legal career.