Wills Disputes and How to Avoid Them 

Wills Disputes and How to Avoid Them 

There has been a recent surge in inheritance disputes, with the Guardian reporting in March that as many as 10,000 people in England and Wales are now disputing Wills every year.  Most contentious probate cases are settled out of court. However, the number of...
A Guide for First-Time Buyers

A Guide for First-Time Buyers

Buying a property can be exciting, but for those taking their first steps on the ladder the process can seem overwhelming.  A lot needs to happen before you get the keys to your first property in your hand and there are many stages involved in the conveyancing...
Your Guide to Divorcing in 2024 

Your Guide to Divorcing in 2024 

The introduction of ‘no-fault divorce’ in April 2022 under the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020 was a milestone in family law.   Previously, spouses who wanted to separate had to cite reasons that involved blame, such as adultery and unreasonable...
Can Someone with Dementia Make a Will? 

Can Someone with Dementia Make a Will? 

Research shows that there are currently around 944,000 people living with dementia in the UK.  With an ageing population fuelling a rise in dementia diagnoses, that number is expected to grow to over 1 million by 2025, and predicted to reach around 1.6 million by...