Emma Howlett - Thomas Mansfield Wills & Probate Legal Executive

Emma Howlett

Head of Private Client

01892 337555
07407 448145

Emma is Head of Private Client at Thomas Mansfield Solicitors and an experienced legal executive with over 15 years’ experience in the legal field. She joined Thomas Mansfield in 2019 after gaining invaluable experience at a well-known Legal 500 Firm in Tunbridge Wells. She has excellent expertise and experience in dealing with all aspects of probate and estate administration work and also advises on Wills, Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection matters. She also has experience with property law and regularly drafts Declarations of Trust regarding equitable shares of property.

Emma also has extensive experience dealing with estate administration work with international elements involved, including dealing with estates where the deceased died with dual nationality status leaving assets in multiple countries, where the deceased was non-UK domicile but had UK assets and where the deceased was UK domicile but had assets worldwide.

Emma is an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives and is studying to become a fellow member in order to work towards her Legal Practice Course and become qualified as a solicitor.


  • Multiple complex intestacy cases for families
  • Multi-million pound estates with several different jurisdictions involved
  • Estates involving deceased minors
  • Intestate Estates where the family are unknown
  • Highly contentious estates




“I can’t recommend Emma Howlett and her team enough. They helped me get through probate for my late mother’s estate with ease.”

“Thank you Emma for your excellent service in preparing our mirror wills. You and your fellow Thomas Mansfield colleagues took good care of us for which we thank you.”

“Emma Howlett was concise and efficient, ultimately supplying exactly what was necessary within the urgent time frame required.”

“Emma Howlett undertook probate administration with sensitivity, great patience and professionalism. She did so in a very timely manner always keeping me fully informed of progress.”