Ben is a trainee solicitor in the family department.
Ben began his career at Stephensons in August 2017 as a graduate paralegal and now has over four years of experience dealing with a wide array of family law matters. Before joining Stephensons, Ben graduated from the University of Manchester with an upper second class LLB law degree. More recently, Ben has completed his legal practice course along with masters degree in legal practice, studying part time whilst working at Stephensons.
Ben assists with various matters within family law, whilst managing a small case load of his own. Ben has particular experience dealing with care proceedings, private arrangements and disputes involving children, and securing protection from domestic violence. Ben regularly deals with sensitive matters such as alleged physical, mental and sexual abuse, injuries to children, neglect and domestic violence. Ben has also has experience representing a range of vulnerable clients and has a strong ability to offer support, advice and expertise to clients at what can often be a very challenging time.
Outside work, Ben enjoys following his beloved football club, visiting new countries and gaming.
What our clients say
"I highly recommend Stephensons solicitors for their professional approach and dedication. In particular, I found Claire Pilling and Benjamin Armstrong to be extremely good, paying great attention to the matters at hand and delivering excellent client care."
"A great law firm - couldn’t of asked for a better service from Claire Pilling (Lawyer) and her associate Benjamin Armstrong. Very professional and also very understanding in times of need."
"I thoroughly recommend Stephensons solicitors llp to anybody regarding issues with child cases. I found them to be extremely professional and caring through what was a very difficult time. The positive attitudes and attention to detail was paramount in my case and all during the COVID outbreak adding to the difficulties."
"I've used Stephenson's twice now and I can honestly say Claire pilling is amazing always replys back does her best at helping the case honest reliable and will use this solicitors again if needs be I couldn't be more happy with the outcome I got thankyou and also I'd like to thank Ben"
"I have had Claire pilling as my lawyer for the past 2 years in regards to a family matter. She is hardworking and puts all of her effort into her work . I couldn’t of asked for better representation. I recieved a fantastic service from Claire and her team ( Ben Armstrong and Bethany Wilson) which have also been fantastic and helped me through these tough couple of years. I wish them all the luck in the future in their careers and I will be forever grateful for their hard work and dedication to my case."