When you purchase a property, once contracts have been exchanged and the money has been received by the seller’s Solicitors, the property is legally yours.
The probate registry is part of the HM Courts & Tribunal Service. It issues legal documents giving authority to deal with the estate of someone who has died.
Matrimonial assets are financial assets that you and/or your spouse acquire during your marriage. For legal advice call 0330 606 9626
Once the bank has all the necessary documents, which usually includes a Grant of Probate, funds will usually be released in 10 to 15 working days.
Our will writing team see an increase in people getting their affairs in order in January. There are several reasons why this is a good time to make a will.