Cohabitation: A Contentious Probate Viewpoint
A Rewarding New Year’s Resolution
HMCTS responds to issues from probate professionals
What occurs if a will is misplaced?
Continued delays at Probate Registries
Who has the right to arrange a Funeral?
Simple Guide to Inheritance Tax and Gifting
Who inherits when a person passes away without leaving a will?
Approaching Retirement is a good time to amend your will, create powers of attorney, & become acquainted with probate.
Probate Applications – Delays Persist
Whether to Appoint an Independent Trustee or an Executor.
Stopped probate application delays continue to worsen.
What ‘Affects’ a divorce and marriage have on a will.
A Guide to Notice Placement within Deceased Estates.
Daughter Fraudulently Spending Mothers’ Money.
Reasonable Provisions and Life Interests
When banks pay out ‘Probate Funds’ too early! PART I
Beneficiary Witnesses and Void Gifts in a Will – new rules needed to include ‘Cohabiting Couples’ Part II
When banks pay out ‘Probate Funds’ too early! PART II
Beneficiary Witnesses and Void Gifts in a Will – new rules needed to include ‘Cohabiting Couples’ Part I
Excluding somebody from your will
Will writers concerned about ‘Pandemic Wills’ being challenged.
Be Careful What You Are Paying For
Types of Contentious Probate Disputes
Clitheroe v Bond case: providing clarity for practitioners
Will drafting considerations for transgender and non-binary beneficiaries
Money Laundering and Identification (ID) requirements
You would be surprised how many attempts are made for wills to be forged
Potential Problems with LPA’s
Execution of Wills has Not Changed.
No Plans for a Review Legal Services Act
Inheritance Tax Considerations – Business Property Relief – What is it and How to Deal with it.
New Money Laundering Directives and ID Requirements
Do It Yourself Wills – Dangers and Pitfalls
Advanced Decision Documents in Relation to One’s Personal Affairs
Common Trusts To Find In Wills
Executors Intermeddling With Estates, Can They Still Renounce The Executor Role?
Can A Personal Representative Step Down From Their Duties?
Inheritance Tax Where It Might Go?
Care Home Fees and Joint Ownership of Property
Looking After Your Legacy