Emma Howlett - Thomas Mansfield Wills & Probate Legal Executive

Emma Howlett

Legal Executive

01892 337540


Emma is an experienced Legal Executive in Private Client work, having fourteen 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 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.


  • Probate
  • Estate Administration
  • Intestate Estates
  • Partial Intestacies
  • Inheritance Tax
  • Deeds of Variation
  • Dealing with applications for foreign grants in situations where the deceased is UK domiciled and non-UK domiciled
  • Applications for limited grants (Grant de bonis non)
  • Revocations
  • Disclaimers
  • Will drafting
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Court of Protection applications
  • Declaration of Trusts

Client stories & examples of work

Emma has been involved in cases involving the following:

  • 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