Probate

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The benefits of using a probate solicitor

It is possible to manage probate yourself as an executor of a Will without the assistance of a solicitor. However, the legal process of administering an estate can be complex and overwhelming and an added pressure during an already stressful and sensitive time. There are substantial benefits in seeking the […]

Probate fees explained – April 2019 update

Probate fees are due to increase considerably, from April 2019. Currently, probate fees are charged on a fixed fee of £215 if applications are made by individuals and £155 for applications are made by Solicitors – regardless of the size of the estate. Whereas, the proposed increase in probate fees, the fee applicable will depend on the value of the estate.