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  • Emma Fuller - Wills, Probate and LPA
    Attorneys, Executors and Trustees
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    Attorneys These are appointed by someone named a Donor either in a General Power of Attorney, Enduring Power of Attorney or Lasting Power of Attorney to deal with the affairs of the Donor, financial or otherwise. The Attorney role can, depending on which Power of Attorney is entered into, continue until the person loses mental… Learn more

  • Paul Stubbs - Litigation
    Is mediation the way forward for my legal case?
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    When I first began in practice the notion of mediation was in its infancy, and largely unheard of for the High Street solicitor but now mediation is a term that will certainly feature in all cases issued at court and it should be in the minds of all litigants / potential litigants.   The shift… Learn more

  • EHL Wills Team
    Stoney Stanton Celebrates 1st Anniversary!
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    On the 2nd September 2014 the Stoney Stanton branch of Edward Hands & Lewis celebrated its first year of business in the village. Whilst the office officially opened at the end of October 2014 my presence as a legal Advisor in the offices of Mulligan Williams Accountants started on the 2nd September 2013.   The… Learn more

  • EHL Wills Team
    Business Owners need Lasting Powers of Attorney too!
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    Who would run your business if you were suddenly unable to do so? You may have concentrated on making sure that your memorandum and articles of association are in order but overlooked  the need for a Lasting Power of Attorney.  This would allow a chosen attorney to sign any necessary documents to continue the business… Learn more

  • Emma Fuller - Wills, Probate and LPA
    Will making reforms
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      The Law Commission plans to reform the English Law on Wills and Testamentary capacity ( i.e if someone has capacity to make a will).   Presently the case law on testamentary capacity is set out in a case called Banks and Goodfellow and this has been followed since the 19th Century. The judgement in… Learn more

  • Paul Stubbs - Litigation
    How can I secure a judgment?
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    There are many ways to enforce a judgment but it is always advisable to see whether a charging order can be obtained against an asset owned by a debtor to protect your position as creditor.  The most common asset is a property. A charging order is effectively like a mortgage and provided there is enough… Learn more

  • EHL Wills Team
    Revoking a Lasting Power of Attorney
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    There is a common misconception that making appointing someone to act under a Lasting Power of Attorney results in the loss of control over your affairs. In cases where the donor (the person giving the power) has gone through the registration process and an appointment is in place the donor may continue to retain control… Learn more

  • Rebecca Gunn - Residential Conveyancing
    EHL Harrow Office – working with locals in the area.
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    The doors of the EHL Harrow office have now been open for over three months and what a fantastic three months they have been. Here at EHL Harrow our local solicitors want to meet with you. We are calling out to all start-up businesses in the Harrow area. Our Harrow branch opened on 1st May… Learn more

  • Paul Stubbs - Litigation
    Football Clubs Beware – Your Insurance May Not Be Comprehensive
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    Insurance cover for both amateur and professional football clubs is a common part of the administration of the modern game and I am sure there are a lot of clubs taking part in the football league that operate under the impression they would be covered for damages and costs if their club were successfully sued… Learn more

  • EHL Wills Team
    Claire Brannan Joins EHL Stoney Stanton
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      Who knew that so much could go on in a small village? Being a local girl from Sapcote I thought I knew most things that went on in Stoney Stanton and the surrounding areas such as Hinckley, Broughton Astley, Earl Shilton and even further. But having joined the firm just under a month ago… Learn more


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