New Team Members

We welcomed three new members to the Meaby team early this year.


Esther Janalli-Brown has joined the Private Client Team and will be working from the Dorking office.

Esther is an experienced solicitor who is able to advise on all private client matters including estate administration, Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Deputyships and Trusts. She also prepares Change of Name deeds. She has dealt with a wide range of matters for all types of clients including high value estates and foreign assets as well as dealing with complex issues relating to mental capacity, Powers of Attorney, advance decisions and Court of Protection applications.

Esther is a member of Solicitors for the Elderly and has trained as a Dementia Friends Champion.


Imogen Leaman has joined the Family Team as a Legal Assistant and will be working from the Loughton office. Imogen will be assisting Head of Family, Joanna Toloczko, with all aspects of Family Law. Imogen has worked in law firms for many years and is enjoying working close to home.


Pranav Bhanot has joined the Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team and will be dividing his time between the Soho and Essex offices.

Pranav is a solicitor who undertakes a wide range of commercial litigation work including debt recovery, professional negligence, defamation and property disputes. His clients have included High Net Worth Individuals, start-ups, multi-national corporations as well as Local and Central Government. In November 2019, Pranav was shortlisted as “Junior Lawyer of the Year” in the Law Society of England and Wales Excellence Awards and is a former President of BPP Law School, London.