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What is Contentious Probate?

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The death of a loved one is an extremely emotive time for everyone involved. It is common for family members of the deceased to have different understandings about the deceased’s final wishes and conflicting expectations about what the...

Lockdown Wills Witnessed Via Video Link to Become Legal

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To make a valid Will, it must fulfil vital legal requirements, including that it must be signed by the testator (the person making the Will) and witnessed by two independent witnesses. These witnesses must have a “clear line of sight” to the...

Making a Will during the COVID-19 lockdown

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How can I make a Will during the COVID - 19 lockdown? The current global pandemic has caused many people to think about their own mortality and what arrangements they have in place to protect their families if the unthinkable...

Lasting Powers of Attorney for business

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Do business owners need a Lasting Power of Attorney? We may all have heard of the benefits of making Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA) for ourselves and our loved ones. However, it is also vitally important that business owners...

What will happen to my pets when I die?

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In the UK, we are a nation of animal lovers. In an article in The Express, according to a survey taken in 2014, it was quoted “ that more than 80% of pet owners give their furry friends the same love and attention they give their children ” ...

Lasting Power of Attorney

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Do you know who would deal with your financial affairs and health and welfare matters if you were taken ill, involved in a serious accident or had dementia? Thinking about what could happen in these situations is uncomfortable, yet it...

The importance of making a Will

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The importance of making a Will – Frequently asked questions According to a recent YouGov survey, nearly two thirds of the British adult population do not have a Will. This is a shocking and worrying statistic considering the sometimes devastating...