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If the contents of a will comes as a surprise, then one of the things to consider is whether the...Read more
Can Someone With Dementia Make A Will or...
It’s a sad reality in an ageing population that more people than ever suffer from dementia in the UK....Read more
Beware of appointing your children as executors
Where tensions exist between family members, making your children the executors of your will can cause huge problems with probate,...Read more
Does your will deal with cross-border assets?
If you own assets in more than one country, it’s important to make a robust Will that deals effectively...Read more
Married with children from a previous relationship – how...
There are several ways of doing this. If sufficient assets are available apart from the family home, dividing those between...Read more
Making a Will by video link
The Government has recently announced plans to allow for the witnessing of Wills and Codicils by video conferencing. This is...Read more
Leaving money to charity in your will
Why leave money to charity in your Will? Leaving money to charity in your will is a significant source of...Read more
Property up to £1m can be inheritance tax...
Changes to inheritance tax allowances mean married couples can leave property worth £1 million tax-free from 6 April. Modest houses in parts...Read more
Hampstead solicitor becomes notary public
Hampstead solicitor Elspeth Neilson of Osbornes Law has qualified as a notary public (a notary), meaning she can now certify...Read more
Property abroad? Beware of forced heirship rules
Whether it’s a holiday home, an investment property or a place you want to retire to, if you own...Read more
How to Protect Yourself From Will Scams
Much has been written about protecting older or vulnerable people from online scams – according to Age UK, an older person...Read more
Residence Nil Rate Band
What is the Residence Nil Rate Band? The Residence Nil Rate Band is an additional nil rate band. It can...Read more
What happens to your digital assets on death?
This question has become increasingly prominent with the advancement of technology and the increase in social media platforms. Digital assets...Read more
Assets abroad? Why you may need more than...
As more of us become internationally mobile, it’s increasingly common to own assets abroad. Yet lawyers say many people...Read more
The Problem with DIY Wills
The Law Gazette has recently reported that ‘DIY Wills’ are being blamed for the rise in probate disputes, and this...Read more
Cross Border Issues – Wills and Succession
An increasing number of individuals have connections with more than one jurisdiction. Conflicting rules can significantly affect their estate planning...Read more
What Happens When Someone Dies Without a Will? It is estimated that between half and two-thirds of the adult population...Read more
The High Court’s decision in the recent case of Legg and Burton v Burton  has highlighted the issues surrounding...Read more