The Law Society have today published an article confirming what we have seen here at Fishers in the past few years, in that the number of inheritance disputes heard in the High Court has increased dramatically. It is suspected that the rise is due to...
Probate Solicitors in Tamworth
When a loved one passes away, on top of all the normal loss and grief that must be dealt with, there can also be a long list of depressing or complicated legal matters that must be taken care of in order to tie up the loose ends. However, ensuring all tasks are completed correctly and in a timely manner can be difficult, especially during the bereavement process. That’s why at Fishers, our probate solicitors in Tamworth provide dedicated support, assistance and advice to executors in need of a helping hand. We understand that this can be an emotionally challenging time, which is why we aim to tackle administration as quickly but meticulously as possible, ensuring that no stone is left unturned and the estate is distributed fairly, and in accordance with the Last Will & Testament of the deceased. Where matters complicate or disputes arise, you can count on us to do what it takes to get the job done and achieve a reasonable outcome.
What is probate?
The term ‘probate’ refers to the legal process of dealing with the financial assets that belong to someone who has died. If you have been named executor in the Will of a loved one who has now passed away, you will be responsible for ensuring this process is carried out correctly. While it is possible to undertake the process yourself, it can be a complicated process that takes a long time, especially where there are a large umber of beneficiaries or the estate is high in value. Using a solicitor to help tackle the issues that arise along the way can help the process to pass smoothly and efficiently.
Why choose Fishers Solicitors for probate in Tamworth?
At Fishers, our team of probate solicitors in Tamworth have been hand-picked for their specialist knowledge within estate administration. From high net worth estates to those with too little to share around, the experience we have accumulated over the years best places us to assist you through the often-difficult task of estate administration. With a sensitive but determined approach, we will work to ensure all relevant matters are taken care of quickly and efficiently. As well as our expertise within probate law, our reputation has been built from the exceptional client service we provide. From applying for a grant of probate to ensuring each beneficiary receives their inheritance, our duty is to lift the weight off your shoulders to relieve you of the stress that can follow a death. During what can be a tough time, our probate solicitors in Tamworth will be available to answer your questions and ease your concerns. Whether you simply need a helping hand in administering the estate or you would like our solicitors to handle the matter from start to finish, we’re happy to help.
Probate Resources in Tamworth
Tell Us Once is a service dedicated to simplifying the process of informing relevant bodies of a death. Rather than individually contacting each organization, Tell Us Once allows you to do it all in one go for your convenience. In order to use this service you will need to obtain a reference number from the registrar who will advise you as to whether this service is available in your area.
If you seek further information on the process of estate administration or you are concerned about inheritance tax, the government website can provide a useful guide through these issues.