Drafting a Will

Our Private Client Solicitors are experts in Will writing, and invest a lot of time in making sure you get what you want and that it works. 

Each Will we draft is tailored to your requirements by using  the following process:

  • We gather detailed information about your family and the make-up of your estate to enable us to advise on whether or not Inheritance or any other tax is an issue.
  • We find out your wishes and assess your attitude to certain things, e.g. the age in which children should inherit.
  • We explore such things as what provisions should be made if a major beneficiary dies prematurely or at the same time as you.
  • We then draft a Will which is sent to you along with a detailed commentary designed to ensure that you understand everything in the Will.
  • The Will is then signed.
  • We then store your Will free of charge if you request.
  • Have you considered your Digital Assets when making a Will?

What does this cost?
Less than you might think. In advance of any appointment we shall give you a range of likely prices and then when we meet you we will quote you a competitive price without any hidden extras. Many Will drafters quote a very cheap headline price but then add on a raft of extra charges for many of the items that are a standard part of our service.

Maybe you think you have grounds to challenge a Will, inheritance or have not been provided for:

Unfairly left out of a will?

Removing an Executor from post – Can you – Should you?

What are the costs of challenging a Will?

Whether you are an individual beneficiary, a trustee, an executor or an administrator, whether you are a claimant or defendant, we have experience in acting for you. Our Dispute Resolution team can advise you.

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