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Happy New Year

Wishing all our clients a very Happy New Year 2022! We are back following our Christmas break and raring to go in what is a very special year for us. Here’s to 2022 and all the exciting things we have planned. Using technology to continue administration of justice in this year.

Should I use a Solicitor for Probate

Should I use a Solicitor for Probate: 5 Reasons to use a Solicitor for Probate

5 Reasons to Use a Solicitor for Probate   The pandemic changed so many things for us all, at Adel Jibs & Co Solicitors, probate solicitors in Enfield, we are receiving enquiries about the use of solicitors in probate matters. Although it is possible to administer an estate without legal assistance, we don’t recommend it. …

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Inheritance Tax -v- Divorce Settlement

Sismey v Salandron: Can a claim under the Inheritance Act supersede divorce settlements?

Can a claim under the Inheritance Act supersede divorce settlements? The Court has considered for the first time, whether the terms of a divorce settlement can be enforced as against a claim for reasonable provision under section 11 of the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 (“the Act”). The case of Sismey v …

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Keep calm and be prepared

What’s a Bundle ?

Bring your bundle with you” is a common saying. It’s something that most people have heard before or maybe not at all, but what exactly IS your “bundle”? A bundle refers to the file of documents that will be reviewed by a court or tribunal during their hearing process- this could include anything from emails …

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Who is entitled to see your Will after death ?

The right to see a person’s will after they die depends on whether probate has been granted. If it isn’t, only those named executors are entitled to do so before their death but once the grant of Probate is obtained, that situation changes, and the Will becomes a public document. The executors of a Will …

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