About the Firm

Founded in 2000, Thompson Budd has been providing the Brighton area with unparalleled legal services. Our team of lawyers will walk you through each step of your case, taking care of any questions you may have along the way. With Thompson Budd, you will feel comfortable, safe, and confident. Get in touch with us today — we look forward to hearing from you.


For over 25 years, Alan Thompson has provided comprehensive and sound legal services to clients in Brighton, Sussex, London and further afield.  In that time, he has had thousands of happy clients.  Alan is a graduate of Oxford University and trained in the city of London.  He has extensive experience in probate and trusts, and in providing legal advice to owner-managed businesses, charities and non-profit organisations.  He is a member of the Charity Law Association and a full accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly.


Katie Budd qualified as a solicitor in 1989 with a leading city firm.  She specializes in private client law and trusts.  She also has valuable and practical experience advising owners of private companies and businesses.  Katie is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).


Jane Penny is a solicitor, an accredited member of the Law Society's'  CLAS panel, and a holder of the Solicitors Regulatory Authority Higher Courts Advocate qualification. She was a Duty Solicitor on both the Police Station and Court panels for many years. She has worked extensively in the Magistrates and Crown Courts on Criminal and Civil Cases in addition to the Coroners Court and on Extradition cases. She has a breadth of experience covering many areas, and for 25 years has been providing expert legal advice and compassionate support for her clients and their families. She has worked extensively with young people, vulnerable adults of all ages and those with Mental health difficulties, as well as supporting families and individuals facing challenging legal situations.

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