Wills & Probate

  • Ensuring the over 70s are protected financially

    Ensuring the over 70s are protected financially

    Are you over 70? Do you have a close relative or friend over 70? As you get older you need peace of mind. You need to ensure that you have something in place in case you have a spell in hospital, become ill, or start to have seeing or… Read More

  • Making sure your Will is adhered to

    Making sure your Will is adhered to

    On first thoughts it strikes some as strange that the Courts will interfere with a will. Most people believe that they are perfectly entitled to leave their money to whomever they wish. Intervene, though, they will and not just in… Read More

  • This New Year make a resolution to write a Will

    This New Year make a resolution to write a Will

    If you're the parent of babies, toddlers or school age children, making a will is probably the last thing on your mind. But, unfortunately, death does happen. A will can help provide for your children after you've gone and ensure they are… Read More

  • Care Home Fees

    Care Home Fees

    Since the ConLib Coalition came to power in May 2010, care home fees and the sale of the family home in order to pay for them have been high on the political agenda. Numerous policies have been put forward, such as a cap of £35,000… Read More

  • Tips for avoiding Probate Disputes

    Tips for avoiding Probate Disputes

    Many people who come to see us to make a will or change a will do so because they have fallen out with a family member. Some people also find themselves in the position where they wish to challenge the will of a deceased relative. Here… Read More

  • 10 Reasons To Make A Will

    10 Reasons To Make A Will

    What's the worst that could happen? If you care about what happens to your property after you die, you should make a Will. Without one, the State directs who inherits, so your friends, favourite charities and relatives may get nothing.… Read More

  • Wills after Ilott - the importance of making a will

    Wills after Ilott - the importance of making a will

    What may surprise some people is that even when you make a will you may not be able to leave your Estate entirely as you wish and it is important to take early professional advice from a solicitor. Sadly, life does not always work out as… Read More

  • Have you got an up-to-date Will?

    Have you got an up-to-date Will?

    It is a well known fact that over half of the adult population do not have an up to date valid will. Do you? There are many reasons why you should make a will, and if you already have one why it should be updated.  It is a… Read More