Wills and Probate Guides

What will happen if you die without making a will

Summary:

  • Our service
  • What will happen if you die without making a will?
  • Examples

Guide to Contentious Probate

Summary:

  • Do I have grounds to contest the validity of a will?
  • I believe I have grounds to contest the will. What should I do next?
  • I have not been left what I expected in a will. Is there anything I can do?

Guide to Making a will

Summary:

  • Why do you need a will?
  • Executors
  • Guardians for your children
  • Funeral Wishes
  • How your estate is to be distributed

Guide to Lasting Powers Of Attorney

Summary:

  • Introduction
  • Two types of Lasting Powers Of Attorney

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