Rebecca Tonkin

Rebecca Tonkin

Areas of work

Rebecca specialises in care, adoption, special guardianship and complex private law children cases. Rebecca is a member of the Law Society Specialist Children Panel.


Rebecca qualified as a solicitor in 2007 after training at a local firm. Rebecca worked in Manchester from  2009 and then returned to Cumbria to work at Bendles in August 2013. Rebecca became an Associate in October 2015. Rebecca became a Partner in January 2017.


Out of work Rebecca plays tennis and enjoys mountain bike riding. She is a lifelong Manchester City fan