Our Ethos

As a family firm we want to deliver a personal service to you. We take pride in the way we do that. We consider people to be of paramount importance, both clients and staff.

As the responsibility for the most important documents and transactions of our clients lives rest with us, we care for our clients. Personal contact is an essential part of our service.

Any business is only as good as the people who work within it. We are comprised of a dedicated, highly qualified Team of Lawyers and support staff intent on providing the best possible service to clients.

Our People

Director

Terence Willey Sol. LC.

Terence Willey joined the legal profession in 1966 specialising in Property, Wills and Probate. He qualified as a Specialist Lawyer in 1986 and was granted a Licence to Practice in 1987 and appointed a Commissioner for Oaths. He was appointed to the first shadow Council of Licensed Conveyancers in 1987 by the former Lord Chancellor Lord MacKay of Clashfern and thereafter nationally elected to serve a further nine consecutive years serving as the Council's Chairman of Education and Training and appointed as a standing member of the Discipline and Appeals Court committee. Also appointed as Chairman of the Wills and Probate working committee in respect of this further specialisation and involved with the preparation of an Ombudsman Scheme for consideration by the Lord Chancellor's Department dealing with future proposed regulation of Probate practice. He is a specialist Property and Probate Lawyer by qualification and a Consultant of the Practice. He also writes law and travel articles for the local publication Island Life. Email Terence Willey at smokey.1@btopenworld.comPhone: +44(0)1983-811222

Director

Mark Andrew Willey BA (Hons) Solicitor

Mark studied Criminology at Middlesex University and then completed his Post Graduate Diploma in Law at the University of East Anglia. Mark Qualified as a Solicitor in 2006 and worked for Edward Hayes Solicitors in their London, Fleet Street office. Mark returned to the Island in 2008 and joined the family practice and now specialises in: Powers of Attorney, Wills, Affairs of the Elderly, Probate, Property matters, Debt recovery, Criminal Law - (Police station Accredited), Money Laundering Officer Mark is qualified further: STEPS - Advance Certificate in Will Preparation. Email Mark Willey at mark.willey@terencewilley.co.ukPhone: +44(0)1983-811222


Wills and Probate

Anthony Freelove T.E.P.

Anthony joined the legal profession in 1994 from a Banking and Accountancy background and is very experienced in tax and accounting matters. He is a Trust and Estate practitioner by qualification and is STEPS qualified. He specialises in Wills, Trusts and Probate and currently manages the Probate Department in the Ryde office. Email Anthony Freelove at anthony.freelove@terencewilley.co.ukPhone: +44(0)1983-811222

Conveyancing

Mark Buttery Assoc. Inst. L. Ex.

Mark has been a member of the legal profession for almost 40 years now and joined the Practice in 2016. After an initial spell as a Litigator when Mark left school, Mark moved into and specialised in residential Conveyancing and now has over 30 years experience in all aspects of residential property matters. Mark is an Associate of the Institute of Legal Executives and having been born and grown up on the Isle of Wight, his local knowledge and experience is invaluable. Mark is approachable and calm and you can be confident that your matter is being expertly dealt with on a personal level by him. Email Mark Buttery at mark.buttery@terencewilley.co.ukPhone: +44(0)1983-811222


Conveyancing

Debbie White

Debbie has been working within the Legal Profession for over 35 years and was one of the original staff members when the firm opened in 1992. She has recently re-joined the firm and is Manager of the Residential Conveyancing Unit at our office of Malcolm Daniells & Company. Having practised in Ryde for over 20 years, she has extensive local knowledge and also acts for many mainland clients. Email Debbie White at debbie.white@malcolmdaniells.co.ukPhone: +44(0)1983-611888

Locum

Christine Hillier F.Inst.L.Ex

Christine has been working within the legal profession in excess of twenty five years specialising in residential conveyancing and qualified as a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives in 1991 and currently works as a locum for the Practice as and when required. Phone: +44(0)1983-811222


Administration and Accounting

Vikki Henning GCILEx.

Vikki has been working within the legal profession for thirty years both as a conveyancing fee earner and in the Accounts Department of the Practice, she joined the Practice in 2006 and graduated as a Member of the Institute of Legal Executives in 2005. Vikki is Legal Cashier, Practice Administration Manager and deputy Money Laundering Officer. Email Vikki Henning at vikki.henning@terencewilley.co.ukPhone: +44(0)1983-811222

Administration and Accounting

Sarah Webb

Sarah has been working within the legal profession and within the Legal Accounts Departments for almost fifteen years and was formerly Legal Cashier of the Practice before specialising in administration and accounting for our elderly clients. Sarah joined the Practice in 2002 and is deputy Legal Cashier. Email Sarah Webb at sarah.webb@bembridgelawpractice.co.ukPhone: +44(0)1983-811222


Company Secretary

Alison Willey

Alison has been working within the legal profession in excess of fifteen years both in the capacity of general administration and secretarial assistance and now assists in the Department dealing with affairs of the elderly and Wills, Trusts and Probate. Alison is Terence Willey's wife and Company Secretary. Phone: +44(0)1983-875859

Our People

Director

Terence Willey Sol. LC.

Terence Willey joined the legal profession in 1966 specialising in Property, Wills and Probate. He qualified as a Specialist Lawyer in 1986 and was granted a Licence to Practice in 1987 and appointed a Commissioner for Oaths. He was appointed to the first shadow Council of Licensed Conveyancers in 1987 by the former Lord Chancellor Lord MacKay of Clashfern and thereafter nationally elected to serve a further nine consecutive years serving as the Council's Chairman of Education and Training and appointed as a standing member of the Discipline and Appeals Court committee. Also appointed as Chairman of the Wills and Probate working committee in respect of this further specialisation and involved with the preparation of an Ombudsman Scheme for consideration by the Lord Chancellor's Department dealing with future proposed regulation of Probate practice. He is a specialist Property and Probate Lawyer by qualification and a Consultant of the Practice. He also writes law and travel articles for the local publication Island Life. Email Terence Willey at terence.willey@terencewilley.co.ukPhone: +44(0)1983-811222


Wills and Probate

Anthony Freelove T.E.P.

Anthony joined the legal profession in 1994 from a Banking and Accountancy background and is very experienced in tax and accounting matters. He is a Trust and Estate practitioner by qualification and is STEPS qualified. He specialises in Wills, Trusts and Probate and currently manages the Probate Department in the Ryde office. Email Anthony Freelove at anthony.freelove@terencewilley.co.ukPhone: +44(0)1983-811222


Conveyancing

Mark Buttery Assoc. Inst. L. EX.

Mark has been a member of the legal profession for almost 40 years now and joined the Practice in 2016. After an initial spell as a Litigator when Mark left school, Mark moved into and specialised in residential Conveyancing and now has over 30 years experience in all aspects of residential property matters. Mark is an Associate of the Institute of Legal Executives and having been born and grown up on the Isle of Wight, his local knowledge and experience is invaluable. Mark is approachable and calm and you can be confident that your matter is being expertly dealt with on a personal level by him. Email Mark Buttery at mark.buttery@terencewilley.co.ukPhone: +44(0)1983-811222


Conveyancing Executive

Debbie White

Debbie has been working within the Legal Profession for over 35 years and was one of the original staff members when the firm opened in 1992. She has recently re-joined the firm and is Manager of the Residential Conveyancing Unit at our office of Malcolm Daniells & Company. Having practised in Ryde for over 20 years, she has extensive local knowledge and also acts for many mainland clients. Email Debbie White at debbie.white@malcolmdaniells.co.ukPhone: +44(0)1983-611888


Christine Hillier F.Inst.L.Ex

Christine has been working within the legal profession in excess of twenty five years specialising in residential conveyancing and qualified as a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives in 1991 and currently works as a locum for the Practice as and when required. Email Christine Hillier at christine.hillier@terencewilley.co.ukPhone: +44(0)1983-811222


Vikki Henning GCILEx.

Vikki has been working within the legal profession for thirty years both as a conveyancing fee earner and in the Accounts Department of the Practice, she joined the Practice in 2006 and graduated as a Member of the Institute of Legal Executives in 2005. Vikki is Legal Cashier, Practice Administration Manager and deputy Money Laundering Officer. Email Vikki Henning at vikki.henning@terencewilley.co.ukPhone: +44(0)1983-811222


Sarah Webb

Sarah has been working within the legal profession and within the Legal Accounts Departments for almost fifteen years and was formerly Legal Cashier of the Practice before specialising in administration and accounting for our elderly clients. Sarah joined the Practice in 2002 and is deputy Legal Cashier. Email Sarah Webb at sarah.webb@bembridgelawpractice.co.ukPhone: +44(0)1983-811222


Company Secretary

Alison Willey

Alison has been working within the legal profession in excess of fifteen years both in the capacity of general administration and secretarial assistance and now assists in the Department dealing with affairs of the elderly and Wills, Trusts and Probate. Alison is Terence Willey's wife and Company Secretary. Email Alison Willey at alison.willey@bembridgelawpractice.co.ukPhone: +44(0)1983-875859