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April 7, 2022

What is a testamentary guardian and what they can/can’t do

Generally, a mother and father are referred to as the natural guardians of their child. Section 26 of the Care […]
January 29, 2022

Overview of the Wills Act

The Wills Act 2007 (“Act”) governs how wills should be prepared, executed, amended and administered. The Act was introduced to […]
January 14, 2022

Family Protection Act – claims and dates

The Family Protection Act 1955 (“FPA”) becomes relevant under either a will or intestacy (where a deceased dies without a […]
September 23, 2021

Enduring Powers of Attorney – A brief guide

Life can be uncertain and we never know what is just around the corner. No matter what age you are, […]
June 3, 2021

How to create a Will that is as Claim-Proof as possible

Claims against Estates happen and they are becoming increasingly common. Even if there is a valid Will in place, it […]
May 6, 2021

Leaving chattels under a Will

There is a presumption often made by the will maker that they can leave the chattels they have to the […]
January 5, 2021

What is a testamentary guardian?

Everyone should have a will. When making that will, those who have children should ensure that all possibilities are covered […]
October 20, 2020

Can an activated EPA vote for the Donor?

You hold an activated Enduring Power of Attorney (“EPA”) for property on behalf of a much loved one (known under […]
April 9, 2020

Peace of Mind; a full breakdown of documents to prepare before passing away

Did you know that you need more than just a will? It’s never an easy topic to think about, but […]