Michele Henderson



Michele is a Chartered Legal Executive (“FCILEx”) and a registered Trust and Estate Practitioner (“TEP”).

With over 15 years’ experience in wills, probate, and lasting powers of attorney, Michele now works as a self-employed consultant with Cognitive Law.  Her work includes helping clients create wills and lasting powers of attorney, applications before the Court of Protection, advising clients of how to apply for probate and administering estates.

Michele hopes her extensive professional experience will assist the candidates understanding and make the course an interesting and practical learning experience, not just in their studies but in their future as a probate practitioner.

Michele has worked as a tutor with the Law Academy in Liverpool teaching both non graduates and graduates.  She is currently Chief Examiner with the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives on the Wills & Succession modules and is scrutiniser for the Equity & Trusts and Elderly Client papers.

In addition, she is an assessor for the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (“STEP”) on the qualified thesis route to membership and Chief Examiner on the Advanced Certificate in Will Preparation.