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Will Disputes

The death of a loved one, whether they are a friend or a relative, will obviously be an emotional time for everybody. Therefore it can come as a shock to discover that the Last Will and Testament of the deceased does not reflect what was expected...

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What is Probate?

“Probate” is an often mis-used term. It is often used to describe the process of administering an estate, from start to finish. In fact, a “Grant of Probate” is a document produced by the Court that proves the Executor has the legal...

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The Bitterest Dispute – Contesting A Will

According to probate documents, Lady Lucan, the wife of Lord Lucan who vanished 40 years ago after murdering the family nanny, cut her children out of her Will because they lacked “good manners”. She left her entire estate to the homeless...

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What Does An Executor Of A Will Do?

If you have been asked to be an executor of a Will, you are being asked to take on a great responsibility.  Depending on the complexities of the Will, the role of executor can take up a considerable amount of time.  However, it is an honour to be...

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