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Oli Budino

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Tees Incorporating Wortley Byers

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Wills, Trusts, Tax and Probate


Associate Solicitor

Oli is an Associate Solicitor in the Wills, Trusts, Tax and Probate department at Tees. He is a qualified Trust and Estate Practitioner, holding a diploma in Trusts and Estates (England and Wales) from the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). This year Oli was appointed as the Regional Director for the Essex branch of Solicitors for the Elderly.

Oli's work involves advising individuals in relation to their Wills and succession planning; in particular he enjoys collaborating with colleagues at Tees Financial to discuss how best to deal with his clients' assets, which will often involve tax and other financial planning during a client’s lifetime. He also deals with setting up Lasting Powers of Attorney, registering Enduring Powers of Attorney, making Court of Protection applications, creating new Trusts and managing existing Trusts, as well as estate administration when an individual has passed away. 

Oli prides himself on meeting clients' objectives and providing advice in the clearest and most efficient way possible. At Tees, Oli is able to offer a full service of both legal and financial advice by working alongside advisers at Tees Financial, creating maximum efficiency in a cost effective manner. Oli recognises that each of his clients have specific needs, and by offering this full service of legal and financial advice he can always ensure that his clients are aware of all of their options and he can tailor his advice accordingly.


Tees Law (2014-date), Giles Wilson solicitors (2013-2014), Tees Law (training contract, 2011-2013)


English, Spanish


Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, Solicitors for the Elderly, Dementia Friend Champion


College of Law (LL.B, LPC and GDL - 2009-2011), University of Bath (BSc (Hons) International Management and Spanish - 2004-2009), Bancroft's School (1997-2004)


Musical Theatre, Piano, Singing, Art and Architecture, Travel

South East: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate: Essex

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate: Essex

The private client team at Tees Law has been strengthened by its merger with Wortley Byers. It is led by the 'exceptionally knowledgeable' Ian Johnston in Chelmsford. Post-merger, the practice undertakes a wide range of services including high-value estate administration instructions from clients and disputes. The team has expanded its reach in the agricultural sector, with Johnston leading on several new complex farming probates. Core team members include associate Oli Budino, Nicola Healy and 'exceptional' solicitor Hayley Weston.

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