Dorothy specialises in Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection Deputyship applications and Probate matters.


Dorothy was born and educated in Cumbria and then studied International Business and Modern Languages at the University of Aston in Birmingham, after which she spent ten years working in London and overseas. She went on to study the Common Professional Examination followed by the Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice at the University of Northumbria. She also attained a Master of Laws degree in Advanced Legal Practice with a thesis on the subject of age discrimination.

Dorothy joined Beaty & Co. in 2008 and became a Partner in 2015, she subsequently joined the Bendles family when Beaty & Co was acquired in 2018.


Dorothy enjoys travelling and learning foreign languages as well as fell walking, photography and cooking.

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