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Tag: death

Private Client Solicitor, Jennifer Garner, has recently recorded a podcast with Kady Braine. Kady has published a series of podcast under the title Goodness Gracious Grief where she explores different aspects of bereavement.

Jennifer talks to Kady a…

Private Client Solicitor, Nina Gurra, will be giving a presentation on The Importance of Lasting Powers of Attorney including LPAs and business interests at the Harpenden Personal Finance Conference.

This free event, “Helping you shape your financia…

I’ve spoken with a lot of people, both in and outside of work, who have been appointed as an executor in a Will and have decided to deal with Probate and the estate themselves. Whilst there is nothing to stop people from doing this, I come across so …

Update April 2019:

The changes to the probate fee system that we discuss below were due to be introduced on 1 April 2019 but the implementation has been delayed. The Ministry of Justice has said that the delay is due to preoccupation with other parl…

A Supreme Court decision in the case of Mr Y, ruled last month that in certain circumstances it will no longer be necessary for the family of a patient with a “prolonged disorder of consciousness” to apply to the Court of Protection to withdraw life …

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…