Our Team

Senior Partner

Andrew John Geddes

Solicitor/Admitted as a solicitor in 1967
Andrew deals with Conveyancing, Wills & Probate and Commercial Law.
Andrew worked in London before joining Bendall & Sons in 1976
Andrew deals with his Clients in a friendly and clear manner and has many referrals.
Licensed Conveyancer

Lyn Stonebrook

Licenced Conveyancer qualified in 1997
Lyn joined Bendall & Sons in 2017 and leads the Conveyancing team at our Mildenhall office and specialises in residential conveyancing, particularly new build properties. She was previously a Legal Manager for one of the large house builders.
Clients have expressed that they are impressed with Lyn’s thoroughness and professionalism in dealing with their matters, whilst also keeping them updated with clear and concise information
Outside of work, Lyn likes walking her dogs and going to the theatre and also does knitting for a charity and is a Treasurer to a local Christian charity.
Conveyancing Paralegal

DEBBIE SUTTON

Debbie works in our conveyancing department at our Newmarket office.
She joined us back in 2000 as a trainee legal secretary and is now a Conveyancing Paralegal.
Debbie enjoys reading, movies and archery
Conveyancing Paralegal

CARLA EVERITT

Carla works in our conveyancing department at our Mildenhall office.
She joined us back in 2016, Carla worked at Stevens Solicitors for 10 years where she gained the majority of her experience.
Carla enjoys socialising with family and friends.
Partner

Anthony Scott

Anthony is head of the firm’s Family Law and Civil Litigation department and joined Bendall and Sons in 2012.

Anthony is a member of Resolution, a national organisation of family lawyers committed to assisting clients resolve their family affairs in an amicable and non-hostile fashion. He is an Accredited Family law Specialist with Resolution with many years of experience advising clients on all aspects of family law including divorce, separation, cohabitation and disputes regarding property, financial arrangements following divorce and/or separation, issues relating to children (including public law proceedings brought by Social Services) and also has experience assisting families regarding Inheritance Act claims.

Anthony has children of his own and having been through his own divorce is well aware of how difficult separation/divorce can be to those involved.

Solicitor

Lorna Mary Manning

Admitted as a solicitor in 1981
Lorna deals with wills and probate
Lorna joined Bendall and Sons in 2011 and is held in high regard by her Clients.
Lorna also has a degree in Law and Sociology from Durham University
COFA and Finance Manager

Tania Bailey

Tania deals with Small Claims Debt matters under the supervision of Andrew Geddes. Clients have complemented on her prompt and efficient service.
Tania joined Bendall & Sons in 2002 to run their Finance Department, prior to joining Bendall & Sons she worked for a shipping and commodities law firm in the City of London, where she was also the Finance Manager.
She is also a member of ILFM (Institute of Legal Finance and Management)
For relaxation she likes to keep fit and socialise with friends and family.
Solicitor

Jamie Green

Jamie joined our Private Client department at our Newmarket office in November 2020, having been admitted as a Solicitor in August 2020. Prior to this, he completed his Law degree at St Mary’s University, before completing his Masters degree in Legal Practice at BPP University in Cambridge.
Jamie deals with Wills, Powers of Attorney and all aspects of estates and probate. In his spare time, he enjoys music, football and reading
Solicitor

Jacqueline Rae Spencer

Solicitor/Admitted as a solicitor in 2002
Jaqueline heads our Conveyancing team in the Newmarket office.
Jaqueline has a wealth of experience and knowledge in her field and is highly regarded and praised by her Clients.
For relaxation she is a keen Director of Drama, in particular Shakespeare, and even had a production performed at the RSC in Stratford upon Avon. She also likes to, read, paint, sew and all sorts of crafts.
Solicitor

RACHEL LOUISE SMITH

Rachel works in the Private Client department in our Newmarket office, dealing with Wills, Powers of Attorney and matters relating to Probate. She manages both Newmarket and Mildenhall clients. She joined us in 2018 as a Paralegal and successfully undertook her training with the firm to qualify as a Solicitor in 2021. Prior to this she completed her Law degree at the University of Lincoln and finished the Legal Practice Course, with a Distinction, at BPP University Cambridge. In her spare time she likes to horse ride and performs with a local theatre company.