Is It Worth Making A Will Dispute?

The passing of a loved one is a distressing situation, and all the more so when you may have to dispute a will. It’s easy in the moment to dismiss the idea of disputing it for ease of the situation as you manage your grief. However, it’s important not to feel as though you’re alone, […]

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Jail Time for Son-in-Law who Forged Will

A man has been jailed for 12 months for attempting to forge his mother-in-law’s will. Brian Fairs, 77, copied and pasted Gillian Williams’ signature onto a forged will to try and ensure himself a share of her £100,000 estate. His wife, Julie Fairs, was also convicted of forgery and fraud but was given a 12 […]

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Writing a Will: A Checklist

Though you can make updates to your will, and if circumstances change a lot, you can make a new will entirely, it is best to know what to include from the start. This will simplify the process and ensure that your will is carried out as efficiently and as effectively as possible. When writing your […]

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Contesting Probate

What Happens When Someone Contests a Will?

In most circumstances, the last will and testament is the paramount document. It is the document that determines how an estate is divided and ensures the deceased wishes are carried out. However, this does not mean there are not instances where it can be contested. Though these situations are rare, they do occur. How Can […]

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Challenging A Will: 6 Key Questions

A will is a legally binding document through which an individual decides how they will divide their wealth and property after their death. However, if potential beneficiaries are unhappy with the result of a will, or believe that there has not been enough provision made for them, it is possible to challenge wills under specific […]

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