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Joshua Parton TEP

Senior Associate Solicitor

Wills, Tax & Estate Administration

Josh joined us in September 2022 and is a Senior Associate Solicitor in our Wills, Tax & Estate Administration team. He is currently based in our Canterbury and Ashford offices.

Josh graduated from the University of Kent with a First Class Honours degree in Law in 2015 before passing the Legal Practice Course with Distinction in 2017.

Josh was recently fully accredited with STEP (the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners). STEP is a global professional body, comprising lawyers, accountants and other professionals, that helps families plan for their futures.

Josh offers a professional service to every client whilst also striving to ensure that a client’s experience is personal to them and is tailored to suit their particular needs and circumstances. He prides himself on being approachable and empathetic, and seeks to provide clear and simple advice even in the most complex of matters.

Outside of work, Josh enjoys keeping active and is a keen football fan (United!). He enjoys spending time with friends, family and Coco, his crazy Cockapoo! He is also enjoys fundraising for charity and recently ran over 100 mindful miles in the month of May. This followed a skydive in August 2020 for which Josh raised over £2,000 for Mind.

Wills, Tax & Estate Administration


Josh provides assistance on:

  • Drafting Wills and Codicils
  • Drafting and registering Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Registering Enduring Powers of Attorney
  • Applying for Probate and Letters of Administration
  • Estate administration
  • Trust creation and administration
  • Inheritance Tax and Estate Planning


Our Experts

Lesley Rushton

Managing Partner
Wills, Tax & Estate Administration

Charlotte Nock

Head of Department
Wills, Tax & Estate Administration

Louise Wilson

Head of Department
Court of Protection

Poppy Cooke

Associate Solicitor
Wills, Tax & Estate Administration

Laura Harvey

Assistant Solicitor
Wills, Tax & Estate Administration

Sarah Geering

Senior Associate Solicitor
Wills, Tax & Estate Administration


Everything was handled extremely well. Mr Parton is both kind and knowledgeable - and a joy to work with.
Paula Spencer
I have been a Girlings client for many years and have always received excellent service - as I also did from Mr Joshua Parton.