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Tag: Will writing

At Neves our goal is to give our client’s peace of mind that after their passing their affairs and wishes will be dealt in accordance with their faith yet valid under English Law. For example we aim to ensure that wills prepared on behalf of our Musl…

There has been much publicity recently about LPA’s, and here are some reasons why putting an LPA in place is a good idea.

Discussions regarding future-proofing or protecting your partner’s or family’s financial security often focus on Wills. Wills a…

When it comes to owning property abroad it is important to understand the laws of succession in that jurisdiction in the event of the owner’s death.


In 2015 The EU Succession Regulations (‘the Regulations’) known as Brussels IV came into force. All …

Last month I had the pleasure of speaking to the Buckingham U3A Family History Group.

My topic was Wills and Probate, but in considering what to talk about I was very aware that genealogists and family historians are looking at old Wills and Probate…

Excluding People from Your Will and a very brief look at Lady Lucan’s Affairs

Although sizeable to many people, Lady Lucan’s estate was worth in the region of £575,000 when she died last year, which was admittedly less than I was expecting.

Lady Lu…

I recently read that marriages in the UK are on the rise and divorces are on the decline, which I wasn’t too surprised to hear given the amount of weddings I have in the diary this year!

Many people aren’t aware that any existing Will they have will…