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  • EHL Wills Team
    5 benefits of using a solicitor to write your will
    May 24th, 2018 by EHL Wills Team

    You can have confidence that there won’t be mistakes There can be problems with wills like forgetting to have it signed or using the wrong witnesses which would mean it would be invalid when you die. Using a solicitor minimises the risk of things like this happening. They’ll navigate more complex laws. A solicitor knows… Learn more

  • Alan Shackleton - Litigation
    Private Law Rights
    May 15th, 2017 by Alan Shackleton - Litigation

    Private law rights, private matters; (claims personally funded, at personal risk)!   In my work as a litigation lawyer, or “resolver of disputes”, I often find myself having to explain to people that, if their private rights have been “breached”, then they are entirely at liberty to take action through the Courts to have the… Learn more

  • Elizabeth Ince - Wills and Probate
    Consent Orders: securing a financial “clean break” following a relationship breakdown.
    January 31st, 2017 by Elizabeth Ince - Wills and Probate

    Separated parties still continue to put themselves at risk of future claims against their assets and livelihood despite there being a simple solution…consent orders. Glen Briers, the founder of popular brand Lambretta, recently had to part with £2.7 million ten years after his divorce from his ex-wife. The reason for this was because they made… Learn more

  • EHL Wills Team
    Lasting Powers of Attorney – what are the different types?
    January 25th, 2017 by EHL Wills Team

    Lasting Powers of Attorney (or LPAs) take two different forms, and whilst it is advisable to have both you could just have one type if that is more appropriate for you. Lasting Power of Attorney for Property and Financial Affairs – This power allows the attorney to deal with the finances, banking, bills, stocks, shares and… Learn more

  • EHL Wills Team
    12 reasons why you should have a Lasting Power of Attorney
    January 24th, 2017 by EHL Wills Team

    Have you recently noticed that somebody close to you is starting to suffer from ill health or becoming more forgetful about things? It’s not always easy to admit that someone you care about is getting old, or even that your own health is beginning to deteriorate, but it’s important to put arrangements in place ahead… Learn more

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