Wills and Probate

Protecting your interests and giving you peace of mind.

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:

To understand how our Probate costs are calculated view our 'Probate & Estate Administration Pricing overview'.

Client Testimonials

"The empathy and reassurance provided during proceedings was of a highly personal nature."

Chambers High Net Worth Guide 2019

"They have a very friendly and personal style. They are always professional, helpful and available."

Chambers High Net Worth Guide 2019

"The team at Brachers is knowledgeable and professional and provides pragmatic advice."

Legal 500 2019

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Deborah Cain Partner

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Emma Harris Senior Associate

T: 01622 655298

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Emma Hegarty Chartered Legal Executive

T: 01622 776456

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Amy Lane profile
Amy Lane Solicitor

T: 01622 776427

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Simon Palmer Consultant

T: 01622 776415

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Mary Rimmer Senior Associate

T: 01622 655296

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Posted 20 March 2018 Article

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Posted 19 March 2018 Article

Law Commission to consider reform programme about funerals

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Posted 14 March 2018 Article

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Posted 17 November 2017 Article

Law Society backs alternative Wills

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Posted 07 November 2017 Article

Time for a change? Updating the law of wills

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Posted 18 September 2017 Publication

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Posted 08 September 2017 Article

Law Commission recommends reducing age to write a will to 16

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Posted 10 August 2017 Article

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Posted 21 July 2017 Factsheet

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Posted 14 July 2017 Article

Law Commission published consultation on Will reform

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Practitioners accepting gifts in Wills

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