Will writing and personal

Probate

Someone has died (Probate)
Grant of probate or grant of letters of administration of a deceased person’s estate

At this difficult time, when you may be struggling to cope with your grief, we can guide you and assist you in dealing with the administration of a deceased person’s estate to ensure that the estate is administered as efficiently as possible and with least distress to all parties involved.

We can do as much to assist you in the administration of the deceased person’s estate as you require. We can deal with all aspects of estate administration including:-

  • Notifying relevant organisations of a deceased person’s death;
  • Preparation of the paperwork (including an Inheritance Tax Account, if applicable, and Probate application or “Oath”) to obtain a Grant of Probate(if the deceased left a Will) or a Grant of Letters of Administration (if the deceased did not leave a Will);
  • We can advise you regarding the inheritance tax position of the estate and take the relevant steps to arrange payment of the inheritance tax liability from the deceased person’s estate;
  • We can deal with payment of all of the deceased’s liabilities from the deceased person’s estate;
  • We can finalise and settle the deceased’s taxation liabilities with HM Revenue and Customs;
  • We can deal with payment of legacies and distribution of the deceased person’s assets and money in the estate.
Other Services

Full directory of our services

Business Development

  • Business premises
  • Commercial loans
  • Commercial loans
  • Company law
  • Licensing
  • Restraint of trade
  • Partnership agreements
  • Sale of goods
  • Starting a business

Commercial Property

  • Commercial conveyancing
  • Landlord and tenant
  • Restrictive covenants
  • Long leases
  • Tenancy agreements

Dispute Resolution

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Adverse possession of land
  • Agency work (County Court)
  • Boundary disputes
  • Breach of covenant
  • Charging Order Applications
  • Civil litigation
  • Civil Procedure
  • Cohabitation disputes
  • Commercial disputes
  • Company disputes
  • Consumer issues
  • Contact disputes
  • Contentious costs
  • Contentious probate
  • Contract disputes
  • County Court procedure
  • Debt recovery
  • Equitable remedies
  • Enforcement
  • Estoppel rights
  • Exclusion clauses
  • Fraud (Civil Proceedings)
  • Ground Rent Recovery
  • Harassment
  • Inheritance Act claims
  • Injunction proceedings
  • Insurance claims
  • Interim remedies
  • Judicial review
  • Land disputes
  • Landlord & tenant disputes
  • Judicial review2

Family and Matrimonial

  • Adoption
  • Child Abduction
  • Child Support
  • Divorce
  • Prohibited Steps Orders
  • Children Applications
  • Relationship breakdowns
  • Civil Partnership
  • Cohabitation agreements
  • Collaborative law
  • Contact Applications
  • Family law
  • Maintenance orders
  • Matrimonial disputes
  • Nullity proceedings
  • Parental Responsibility agreements
  • Paternity disputes
  • Post-nuptial agreements
  • Pre-nuptial agreements
  • Residence Orders
  • Private law children
  • Separation Deeds

Residential Property

  • Buy to Let
  • Conveyancing
  • Co-ownership
  • Land Registration
  • Leasehold enfranchisement
  • Leasehold extensions
  • Mortgage registration
  • Multiple occupation rights
  • Settled Land
  • Settlement property

Wills and Personal

  • Administration of Estates
  • Court of Protection
  • Inheritance tax issues
  • Making a Will
  • Management of personal affairs
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Probate
  • Resulting Trusts
  • Trusts
  • Wardship
  • Wills

Solicitors for your home, your family, your business