Legal Resources and News

 Read jargon-free articles and guidance pieces written in-house by our solicitors and keep up to date with what's happening at Neves.

Big congratulations go to two of our Conveyancing Executives, Haneef Khan and Lauren Ellis, who have passed their Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx) Law School exams.

Practising Fellows of The Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CI…

A recent report by the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) contains a number of recommendations to deliver “a more coherent and understandable structure” to inheritance tax. These recommendations have been put to the government to consider and have no…

This is a question we're asked a lot. We think a lot of people incorrectly assume that if they’re married or in a civil partnership and they die without a Will, the survivor of them automatically inherits everything. 

If you die without a Will then …

We are delighted to have been shortlisted for the Regional Conveyancing Firm of the Year category in the LFS Conveyancing Awards 2019. This will be the 8th Annual Conveyancing awards, making it the largest, most respected and most prestigious conveya…

As you may have heard, probate fees were going to be changed from April 2019, under the “Probate Fees Order”.  The changes could have led to much larger fees being paid by a lot of estates, and as a result there has been a significant rise in probate…

The Silsoe Stride took place on Sunday 30th June. Luckily, the weather had cooled down from the blazing temperatures of Saturday so it was a lovely day for the fun run.

Staff and their families took part in the races and also volunteered on the day.…