Wills & Probate

The importance of updating Will for married couples ?

A recent court case has emphasised the significance of married couples having Wills which makes provision for unusual life events. See below news update from our Will writing service in Enfield team. In this case, Mrs Margaret Bailey died of cancer in February 2019 and her husband Alan passed away three months later in unexpected …

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What happens if you die without making a Will ?

In some cases, people die without creating a Will. In such instances, they are described as having died ‘intestate’, meaning that the estate of the deceased person will now be distributed in accordance with the law and rules of intestacy. In England and Wales by leaving a Will that clearly states exactly who you wish …

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CASE STUDY: Wills and Probate – Lasting Power of Attorney

Client circumstances: Mr. Alexis was a 65-year-old man living with his wife of 40 years, Mrs. Alexis, in the home they share and is jointly owned. Mr. Alexis had Alzheimer’s disease, the symptom of which was mild, to begin with. However, as the disease progressed, Mr. and Mrs. Alexis increasingly struggled to cope with Mr. …

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