Tag Archives: Drafting a Will

Dispute over a Deceased’s estate | Williams’ family agonise over possessions

It was so sad to hear recently that Robin Williams’ widow and children have gone to court in a dispute over the distribution of his estate. Following his death in August 2014 Susan (Robin William’s widow) has accused his children … Continue reading

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Change to Intestacy Rules | More Provision for Surviving Spouse or Partner

As of 1st October 2014, changes to the Intestacy rules came into force. This follows the enactment of the Inheritance and Trustees Powers Act 2014, the principle behind the previous rules have stood since 1925. What has changed? The new … Continue reading

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The Importance of Specialist, Personalised Advice On Drafting a Will

Are you contemplating drafting a Will?  Surprisingly, despite a Will being one of the most important documents you will ever make, there is no legal requirement in the UK to use a Solicitor to make a Will. Believe it or … Continue reading

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