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All About Wills

All About Wills – Podcast

Our own Rachel Roche sits down with Andrew Gray from Truth Legal to discuss Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, the Court of Protection, and many other bits and pieces about planning for the future. The main points we cover If you would like to listen to any particular points in our discussion, skip to the …

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You Can’t Take It With You: Claiming Financial Provision From An Estate Does Not Pass On Death

You Can’t Take It With You: Claiming Financial Provision From An Estate Does Not Pass On Death

When someone believes they have been disinherited or ‘cut out of a Will’ it can lead to all kinds of strong emotions flaring up. This is one of the reasons why crime writers love using such events as a motive for murder! In reality, however, there are legal courses of action people can take. One …

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Protection to the Vulnerable: The lesser-known benefits of using a Solicitor for your Will

There is no legal requirement for a solicitor to be involved when making a Will; ‘Do-It-Yourself’ Will kits and online services provided by unqualified or unregulated businesses are commonplace. Yet a recent case has highlighted just how vital a role that solicitors can play in the Will-making process. Whilst the benefits of having a highly-qualified …

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