Ben Lockyer

Senior Estate Planner

After graduating from the University of Kent in 2008, Ben started his career in the use of technology in education, however soon moved to business development in legal services.

He managed a legal services proposition for the largest financial advisory firm in the UK, offering IFAs and brokers access to conveyancing and estate planning services. He left to join one of the largest conveyancing firms in the UK, specialising in managing allocations of services from major financial institutions to brokerages.

He developed estate planning propositions and helped innovate technology. In 2014, he established his own law firm specialising in estate planning. It built innovative technology to enable customers to instruct Wills and Trusts.

He has since built a huge array of knowledge in advising clients on what legal products they need as part of a wider estate planning strategy. He joined Farani Taylor in 2018 to further develop the Wills Department.