Wills & Probate

Wills and Probate

Wills

last will testament solicitor manchesterWe bring understanding and experience to provide you with the best personal service and advice for your particular Will. No one likes to think about what happens when they die. But if you don’t, your family could suffer. Delays, hardship and worry – even costly legal bills – are not the ideal legacy for a family in mourning. Read more…

 

Died without leaving a Will

died without leaving a will solicitor manchesterIf you die without making a Will (also known as Intestacy), your property and possessions might not go to your nearest loved ones.If someone dies without leaving a will, this is called Intestacy. When someone dies it is usually assumed that all their property and possessions will automatically go to the nearest loved ones. Read more…

Probate Service

probate solicitor manchesterWhen a person dies somebody has to deal with their estate (money property and possessions left) by collecting in all the money, paying any debts and distributing what is left to those people entitled to it.

We bring understanding and experience to provide you with the best personal service and advice for your particular Probate.  Read more…

When is Probate Required?

UK ProbateProbate is required in a number of situations for example when property is held in the sole name of the deceased or as tenants in common. Another case would be w5,000 or more with financial institutions. Read more…

 

Grant of Probate

ProbateThe people who have the right to apply for a Grant of Probate are the Personal Representatives of the estate. These are usually the Executors named in the Will. There are different types of Grant depending on the circumstances and who is to deal with the estate. Read more…

Executor and Administrator Responsibilities

UK ProbateIf you have or will be appointed as an Executor under a Will, or the Administrator of an estate then it is a role that carries a considerable amount of responsibility and personal liability. Read more…