Making a Will

Why Online Will Writing is a Risk You Should Not Take

Will writing has jumped back into our headlines following the discovery of a handwritten Will under Aretha Franklin’s sofa five years after her death. Although Aretha had written a Will in 2010 (also…


Is it possible to contest a Will after probate?

In short, probate is the legal right to deal with a person’s property, money and possessions when they die. The collective term for property, money and possessions is an ‘estate’.…


Can I contest the validity of a Will? – Priscilla Presley’s challenge

In order to contest a Will in the UK, there are specific reasonings that your argument must fall under for your claim to be valid. Recently, Priscilla Presley, the ex-wife of Elvis Presley, filed a…


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Supporting a Charity in my Will

Over the years, the private client team at Beverley Morris & Co. have assisted countless people in drafting and amending their Wills. We can guarantee that no two Wills are ever the same. Your…


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How much does it cost to make a Will with a solicitor?

The cost for a solicitor when making a Will varies, depending on various factors. When making a Will, it is essential that you do not cut any corners. Homemade Wills are often invalid as the template…


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Can you make a Will without a solicitor?

It is possible to make a Will without a solicitor; however, it is not advisable. It is always best to instruct a reputable solicitor who will guide you through the Will writing process, helping to…


Online Will Writing

Online Will writing is a relatively new phenomenon. Still, it increased in popularity due to the outbreak of Coronavirus and the subsequent lockdowns that sent people searching for online solutions…