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We can pay all the costs of a Co-op Funeral providing that the Estate has sufficient assets which can be sold in due course.

Fixed fee, no upfront costs to pay and a sympathetic ear when you need it most.

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For free initial advice call our Probate Specialists on 03306069584 or contact us and we will help you.

At Co-op Legal Services we help and support thousands of bereaved individuals and families many of whom come to us from Co-op Funeralcare. As part of the Co-op Group, our values of openness, honesty, social responsibility and caring for others are core to the service we provide.

With our Probate Complete Service we take full responsibility for getting the Grant of Probate and dealing with the Legal, Tax (excluding VAT), Property and Estate Administration affairs on your behalf. A local Probate Consultant can meet with you in your home or another location (in England or Wales) to explain the Probate process, to answer your questions, and to provide you with a written Fixed Fee Probate quotation.

Once we have provided you with a written quote for the agreed work to be done that price will not change, unless the original information we are given is shown to be incorrect or circumstances change.

We can pay all the costs of a Co-op Funeralcare funeral and reimburse any deposit paid, as soon as you have instructed us to represent you; providing that the Estate owns sufficient assets that can be sold in due course.

There are no upfront costs to pay as our Probate and Estate administration fees are deferred and will be taken from the Estate once it is in funds.

For free initial advice and guidance call our Probate Specialists on 03306069584 or contact us online and we will help you.

At Co-op Legal Services our customers rate the quality of our legal advice and services at 4.4 out of 5 stars.

“My Probate case handler has understood all the problems we have encountered, resolving the Estate in a timely manner. I can safely say she has been a rock to my family.” M. P., Hampshire.

“Many thanks to the Probate team who handled my Mum's Estate. I can only say that the help and support I have received from yourselves have made things much easier, and it was so much more professional than the experience I had when dealing with my late uncle's Estate. Thank you once again.” Anonymous

At Co-op Legal Services we take full responsibility for completing the Estate administration process for you. Our Probate team includes 20 specialist Probate Solicitors and over 150 trained Probate Case Handlers, Advisors and Consultants; all working to provide closure for bereaved family and friends as soon as possible.

Authorised & Regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

Probate Estate Administration in England and Wales is not a reserved legal activity which means that unregulated providers can offer Probate Estate Administration services regardless of whether they are insured, experienced or qualified to provide a full Probate service.

Co-op Legal Services is a trading name for Co-operative Legal Services Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, giving you peace of mind knowing that your Probate affairs are being dealt with by a regulated organisation and by a brand name you know and can trust.

Co-op Legal Services are insured with insurance covering all of our work plus we have protection of client funds under the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS).

Our team of Probate Solicitors and Specialists includes many members of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). All STEP members are subject to an extensive Code of Professional Conduct, requiring them at all times to act with integrity and in a manner that inspires the confidence, respect and trust of their clients and of the wider community.

Please note that our Probate Solicitors and Local Probate Consultants are available in England and Wales only for customers using our Probate Complete Service. If you don't know if Probate is required, we can tell you.

Call our Probate Specialists on 03306069584 or contact us and we will call you.

Answers to Common Questions about Probate

What is a Grant of Probate?

How Long Does Probate Take?

Do I Need a Probate Solicitor?

Can I Get a Fixed Price Probate Fee?

How Can I Save Money on Probate Fees?

How Long after Probate is Granted Does it Take to Receive Inheritance?

What’s the Difference between Grant of Probate and Letters of Administration?

For more answers to Probate questions see Probate FAQ.

For free initial advice and guidance call our Probate Specialists on 03306069584 or contact us online and we will call you.

Co-op Legal Services have offices in Manchester, Bristol and London.

Co-op Legal Services are one of the largest providers of Probate and Estate Administration services in England and Wales.

Our Probate team includes over 170 staff of specialist Probate Solicitors, Lawyers, Case Handlers, Advisors and our national network of Probate Consultants; all of whom only deal with Probate.

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Probate Articles & Case Studies

Probate

December 2017

Double Probate Case Study

We reduced the burden on our clients by taking full responsibility for dealing with Probate and the administration of both Estates at the same time.

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Probate

November 2017

What is an Excepted Estate?

An excepted Estate means that no Inheritance Tax is due. We explain the four main reasons why an Estate would not have to pay Inheritance Tax.

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