Probate & Estates
Probate is an area of law, which deals with the distribution of a person’s estate and assets after their death. Such advice can be provided whether there is a Will or not. Throughout the course of probate, matters may include:-
Contacting debtors & creditors
Placing Statutory Notices,
Valuation of the estate,
Obtaining Grant of Probate,
Preparation of Estate Accounts.
It is essential that anybody entrusted to deal with an estate gets expert legal advice.
There are often disputes arising within the family or with Executors of a Will regarding the wishes of a deceased person in a Will or an estate. We regularly advise in a range of disputes including:-
Failing to provide adequate maintenance provisions for family members
Failing to provide any maintenance provisions
Disputes under a Will
Property and residency disputes
Representation within Court Proceedings.