Ben qualified as a solicitor in 2009, and gained his initial experience practicing in Sheffield. He joined VHS Fletchers in 2016. He qualified as a duty solicitor in 2011.
In the past 7 years he has represented clients across South Yorkshire, dealing with cases at every stage including advice and assistance at the police station, Magistrates’ Court and Crown Court. He has dealt with cases including murder, manslaughter, drugs conspiracy, sexual offences and serious frauds.
Ben’s focus since qualifying has been on giving advice at the police station and Magistrates Courts. He has a particular interest in advocacy before the court and enjoys an enviable acquittal rate in trials, as well as in securing bail for clients during contested applications and appropriate non-custodial sentences before the court.
He is keen to provide excellent client care and ensures sensitivity is afforded at all stages of his cases. He is passionate about representing his clients and working hard to achieve their aims and objectives.
Outside of work he enjoys playing a number of sports. He is a member of local golf and tennis teams and enjoys watching his local side play football.