Why Do I Need A Will?

A Will is a legally binding document that is used to determine how a person’s estate and property will be distributed after his or her death. This is the best way to ensure that your wishes will be followed after your death, and it must be written clearly so that there is no possibility of [...]

By |2018-09-10T13:30:49+01:00September 10th, 2018|Wills and Estates|0 Comments

Is It Possible To Dispute A Will?

When someone you love has died, dealing with all of their personal effects and the distribution of property is a complex matter, even if there are no complicating factors. Taking care of this as well as processing your own grief can be very difficult. However, if you believe that a Will is unfair, or that [...]

By |2018-07-07T11:03:25+01:00July 7th, 2018|Wills and Estates|0 Comments

Is Your Will Out Of Date?

Writing a Will is a very important way to ensure that your wishes are respected in the event of your death, and that your property is distributed as you intend. However, if your circumstances have changed or if you are no longer sure where your Will is held, you should consider making a new Will [...]

By |2018-01-22T10:00:14+00:00January 22nd, 2018|Wills and Estates|0 Comments

Handwritten Wills: The Potential Problems

Did you know that handwritten Wills can cause many legal problems, which can be upsetting and stressful for the beneficiaries? Handwritten, or holographic, Wills are legally valid provided that they are dated and signed by the testator (the person making the Will) and witnessed by two independent witnesses. There are, however, many cases where holographic [...]

By |2017-11-22T09:34:20+00:00November 22nd, 2017|Wills and Estates|0 Comments

Do You Need A Living Will?

A will is the document that is used to enable your solicitor and loved ones to follow your wishes after your death, particularly with regard to the care of your children and the division of your property. A living will, however, is written to cater for circumstances in which you are still alive but are [...]

By |2017-08-18T10:01:03+01:00August 18th, 2017|Wills and Estates|0 Comments

Will My Will Be Legally Binding?

A will should be the means by which an individual expresses their wishes for their property and assets after their death, and if drafted correctly, it should be legally binding. However, there have been recent challenges to the legality of wills which have disinherited children in favour of leaving all property and assets to charities, [...]

By |2016-12-16T12:56:21+00:00December 16th, 2016|Wills and Estates|0 Comments