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Help Guides

Here you’ll find some of our frequently requested help guides. We review and add to this list from time to time. If you are looking for information on a topic that isn’t covered here, please feel free to contact us.

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Deeds of Variation


Receiving an inheritance is often seen as a financial bonus, but there are times when you might feel it would be better for other people to receive it.

EU Succession Regulation


If you have a connection with any of the EU member states listed at the end of this note, or expect to have one in future, the EU Succession Regulation may change what happens to your estate when you die.

Setting up Home with your Partner


Though this is a time for celebration and enjoyment, we think it’s important to be aware of the legal implications of your move. Cohabitating couples have far fewer legal protections than spouses or civil partners.

The STEP Provisions in your Will


Your draft Will contains reference to the “Standard Provisions and all of the Special Provisions of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (2nd Edition)”. These provisions are often referred to as the STEP Provisions.

Trusts: A detailed guide


Trusts can be useful tools in a variety of situations. If you have explored different ways of providing for the future of your loved ones, you will have undoubtedly come across trusts

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These help guides have been prepared to help and guide you on the various topics covered, but are no substitute for legal advice.

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