Law Society backs alternative Wills
Wills and Probate
Our specialist lawyers will work with you to achieve the best outcome for you, whether that is drafting a new Will and planning for the future, or helping you to administer the estate of a family member or a friend.
Our experts are also highly skilled in advising and representing individuals in all manner of family issues arising from Will, probate, trust and inheritance disputes.
How we can help
Our services include:
- Creating or amending a Will
- Probate and Estate Administration
- Disputes relating to Wills, Trusts or Probate
To understand how our Probate costs are calculated view our 'Probate & Estate Administration Pricing overview'.
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Time for a change? Updating the law of wills
Law Commission recommends reducing age to write a will to 16
Protecting your legacy: Avoid family disputes by getting a plan in place early
Wills, inheritance, estate and trust disputes
Law Commission published consultation on Will reform
Inheritance Tax Planning
Practitioners accepting gifts in Wills
Power of attorney refund scheme
Law Commission to consider reform programme about funerals
Law Commission’s outline of next steps after will review
Brachers' Personal Affairs team
Things to consider after your wedding
Power of Attorney - it's never too early to prepare
Benefit entitlements for disabled people – Personal Independence Payments
Inheritance Tax refunds (loss relief) - reminder for executors
The relationship between health and welfare LPAs and assisted suicide
Landmark ruling by Supreme Court on life sustaining treatment
Why making a will or lasting power of attorney is important at every age
NHS continuing healthcare funding
Son given authority to gift himself £6 million by Court of Protection
Call to scrap Inheritance Tax and replace with a gift tax
A second bite of the cherry: Deeds of Variation and post-death estate planning
The comfort in preparing a lasting power of attorney
The misconception that married couples do not need a will
Our Personal Affairs team in action
Probate fee increase…the good, the bad and the controversial
Benefit entitlements for disabled people - Attendance Allowance
Ant and Oh Heck
All you need to know about giving tax efficiently this Christmas
Father Christmas has an LPA - why shouldn't you?
Inspirational new year resolutions
An update on rising probate fees
Passing the torch: Is now the time to gift the family farm?
Could the Forfeiture Act stop you from inheriting?
Probate fees update
Services for individuals and families