Power of Attorney Solicitors

23Nov

Heir Hunter Ordered to Pay £250,000 Costs Heir Hunter Ordered to Pay £250,000 in Legal Fees

After failing to acknowledge the will of a pensioner, Andrew Fraser, a professional heir hunter, has been ordered to pay costs of £250,000. Andrew Fraser, of firm Fraser and Fraser, a genealogist had been asked to investigate the will of a 1930s model, Tessa Amstell. Fraser questioned whether the will had been made with impartiality…

15Nov

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Most people want to make provision through a will to ensure their estate is taken care of when they finally pass away. What is less often considered is what happens if you have a health problem and are no longer able to look after yourself. Lasting Power of Attorney or LPA is a legal document…

01Sep

Michael Jackson Michael Jacksons’ Estate Earns More After Singer’s Death

If the legendary Michael Jackson were still alive he would have recently celebrated his 60th birthday. At the time of his death, his estate was £388 million in debt but has recouped that amount and is making even more money. Shortly before Michael died at the age of 50 he stated they were living like…

18May

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According to research in the last couple of years, nearly 60% of us Brits don’t have a will made out. While it can be difficult to think about the day we die, ensuring that our assets and property are distributed according to our wishes is one of the most important things we can do. Reasons…

03Mar

Inheritance Dispute

In a decision made by the High Court over the inheritance of a family farm, a woman has been awarded over £1 million in damages in recognition of the work she’d done on the farm over a period of three decades.  Starting at the farm just after she left school, Lucy initially began working with…

31Jan

Why is it Important to Have a Lasting Power of Attorney? Why is it Important to Have a Lasting Power of Attorney?

Many people don’t really like to consider what would happen if they become incapacitated in some way. Who will look after their affairs? What will happen to their most important assets? While making a will is something that every individual should do, so is creating a lasting power of attorney or LPA. What is Lasting…

30Jun

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If the time comes when you are unable to make decisions on your own, your loved ones will want to act for you, for example, handling your financial affairs or ensuring you get the best care available. They cannot do this unless there is a legal agreement or power of attorney between you. If this…

29Jun

Power of Attorney solicitors What is a Power of Attorney?

It can be difficult to think about what happens when we are no longer able to make decisions. With many of us living longer and health conditions such as dementia and Alzheimer’s a real possibility as we grow older, it’s sensible to make some provision for this eventuality. A power of attorney is a legal…

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