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10 top tips for the first meeting with your family solicitor

We understand that making the decision to see a family lawyer can be daunting. With that in mind, here are some top tips.

Eleanor Webster
Ellie Webster Associate

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“The trial is not a dress rehearsal. It is the first and last night of the show”

The case of AR v ML is an important reminder for lawyers and clients to ensure that the evidence they are producing is consistent with the case they…

Linzi Perriman
Linzi Perriman Associate

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The Inheritance Act and extending time – the saga continues

The Court of Appeal has released its judgment in Suriya Begum v Shakila Ahmed (Personal Representative of Mohammed Yousaf Khan, Deceased).

Rob Jones
Robert Jones Partner

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Where is your will?

We look at the options for the storage of wills.

Shahida Jogi
Shahida Jogi Associate

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Does charity always begin at home?

The value of charitable donations made through gifts donated in wills has risen by 50% over the last decade.

Sally Cook
Sally Cook Associate

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Scarle v Scarle and the ’commorientes’ rule: who died first?

HHJ Philip Kramer, sitting as a judge of the High Court, gave his judgment last Tuesday (13 August 2019) in the matter of Scarle v Scarle.

Matthew Morton
Matthew Morton Principal Associate

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OTS recommends major shake-up of IHT Regime

The Office of Tax Simplification has published the second part of its report into simplifying the UK’s Inheritance Tax rules.

Lorraine Wilson
Lorraine Wilson Solicitor

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Family investment companies – an option worth considering

A Family Investment Company is a company, created by and for family members that typically will hold investments rather than operate a trade.

David Stokes
David Stokes Principal Associate

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