Probate and Estate Administration


Dealing with an estate following someone's death can be a complicated process. Whether your loved one has died with or without making a Will, we can provide expert advice and guide you through the process, ensuring that the estate is dealt with efficiently and that the wishes of your loved one are carried out.


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We offer a wide range of services at our offices or in your home on the following matters:-

  • Obtaining Grants of Probate or Letters of Administration
  • Determining Beneficiaries
  • Gathering and preserving the assets of the Estate
  • Arranging a valuation of assets
  • Settling Estate Debts
  • Dealing with Tax Issues, including Inheritance Tax
  • Preparing Estate Accounts
  • Distributing the assets in accordance with the Will or Intestacy rules

Contesting a Will

If you feel you have not been sufficiently provided for in the Will of a loved one after their death, you may be entitled to challenge the Will.

There are a number of ways a Will can be challenged including:-

  • The person making the Will did not truly understand the document;
  • The Will was prepared/executed incorrectly;
  • The Will has been made under undue influence;
  • You are a dependant and have not been sufficiently provided for in the Will.

Contact our Wills and Probate department for advice on any of the above matters on 01246 266637 or by completing our short Online Enquiry Form.

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