Lesley King comments on recent developments in the private client sector, such as the controversial increase in probate fees and new wording for grant applications.
Roman Kubiak considers two contentious probate cases: an attorney’s application to be appointed as substitute personal representative in place of a donor; and a property transfer set aside for presumed undue influence.
The Law Society's Library and Practice Advice Service offer support and advice on legal practice and procedure, including through compiling FAQs
How far can the Senior Courts Costs Office (SCCO) exceed a costs estimate? The Law Society’s Practice Advice Service explains.
The Law Society’s Library discusses advance decisions or living wills, and sources of commentary and precedents.
The Law Society’s Practice Advice Service explains what standards your firm needs to uphold in order to receive Law Society accreditation.
The Law Society Library provides guidance on contentious probate (Larke v Nugus) and where precedents and guidance can be found.