Probate, Wills And Lasting Powers Of Attorney Articles
Most people struggle to make a Will, but an LPA as well? What are the risks of not having one? There are more risks than you'd think. We share LPA genuine scenarios, illustrating the risks and consequences that few are prepared for...
Rishi Sunak announced no IHT allowance increases until April 2026, but what about extending Transferable Allowances to cohabitees?
Making a Lasting Power of Attorney is for any age, not just for older people. It provides peace of mind about your health and financial affairs into the future, or those of a loved one.
How to pay for the funeral of a loved one - when you don't have access to their savings? Probate and Wills Solicitor, Phoebe Tranter, explains the options....
In a Lasting Power of Attorney, you can appoint one or more attorneys to make your Covid vaccine decision for you, according to your wishes
This story shows how vulnerable you can be when one half of an unmarried couple dies without having made a Will, leaving the other homeless.
This quick law story concerns a husband with dementia and his wife who was frozen-out of their joint bank accounts. There's a simple way to avoid this happening...
You can still make a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) document during Coronavirus, but you need to observe the Government’s latest guidance on social distancing, self-isolating and shielding...
Even though people in England are now automatically opted-in to be considered to donate their organs, you can still clarify your specific organ donation wishes in your Will.
A Certainty Will Search notification led Lawson-West Solicitors to find a lost Will from 1995, written twenty-five years earlier, and were subsequently appointed as probate solicitors
Lawson West’s specialist Wills Solicitors, Phoebe Tranter, adds her experience of how virtual witnessing works in real life
The Government is to legalise the remote witnessing of Wills during the Coronavirus pandemic.
There's an increasing number of contested probate cases where the needs of other parties outweigh the child's claim to an inheritance from their parent.
Lawson-West Solicitors shares the importance of having a valid and up-to-date Will