Meet the Team

Mike Leach

Director and Chartered Financial Planner

Mike has worked in financial services for over 25 years having begun his career with a large insurance company working with advisers and their clients, before becoming a specialist in risk management and business consultancy. Mike is a Chartered Financial Planner, the leading accolade of The Chartered Insurance Institute and has been an Assistant Examiner for them for over 20 years. Mike is married and has two adult children and lives locally in Fareham.


Janice Ward

Managing Director

Janice has been managing the financial services arm of the business for over 10 years, and was involved in forming the limited company and separating it from the legal arm in 2014. Janice remains as the link between the two businesses, both legal and financial services, and is responsible for management support for the whole team.


Karen Binstead

Client Services Manager

Karen has worked for Larcomes Legal Limited for all of her working life and had spent the past 20 years working within the firm’s financial services department before transferring to Larcomes Financial Services Limited. She has a detailed working knowledge of our clients and the various providers with whom we deal so that we can provide an efficient personal service to all our clients. Karen is married with three adult children and lives locally in Portsmouth.

Vicki Ellis


Vicki transferred over to Larcomes Financial Services Limited having spent 18 years with Larcomes Legal Limited working in the Accounts Department as Head of Accounts.  Vicki brings a wealth of experience to the company and her skills set compliments the team. Vicki is married with two children and lives locally in Portsmouth.