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News Category: Wills, probate and tax

  • 3 July 2020

    Lockdown Diaries: Wills, trusts, and tax – a ‘new normal’

    Our private client team has had to adapt to a new way of working during the coronavirus pandemic to ensure that we are able to fulfil client expectations and complete the work within the law society regulations. Read more

  • 25 June 2020

    Lockdown Diaries: Qualifying as a Solicitor during lockdown.

    In our latest Lawyer lockdown diary, we talk to Katherine Bearman a newly qualified solicitor from our Wills, Trusts and Probate team. Read more

  • 8 June 2020

    Lockdown Diaries: personal development and a new way of working

    In the first of our series of Lawyer lockdown diaries, Amy Taylor principal Solicitor from our Private Client team reviews what the 12 weeks of working in lockdown has meant to her and her clients. Read more

  • 18 May 2020

    Q&A: Making a Will in a pandemic

    When considering any form of later life planning making or updating a Will is something we advise all our clients to consider. In these unusual times private client lawyers have seen a rise in Will instructions, it is very likely that while in stable times it is a ‘job’ that is low on the ‘to do’ list, illness or change of circumstances has brought the topic back to the forefront of our minds. Read more

  • 15 May 2020

    End of life wishes

    Whilst many of us know the importance of having a Will in place, many do not think about making a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA), which is equally as important as a Will, particularly if you have specific wishes about end of life treatment. Read more

  • 14 May 2020

    Can I make a Lasting Powers of Attorney if I have Dementia?

    This week, 11th – 17th May, would have been Dementia Action week, a week where companies and charities come together to raise awareness of the disease and support people living with dementia, unfortunately in light of the current Coronavirus crisis the Alzheimer’s Society has postponed until later in the year. Read more

  • 11 May 2020

    Dying Matters Awareness Week

    Today is the start of Dying Matters Awareness Week and the aim is to raise awareness of the importance of talking about dying, death and bereavement. Read more

  • 24 April 2020

    The Coronavirus Act 2020 – impact on registration of deaths

    Prior to the Coronavirus outbreak, deaths had to be registered in person at the local Register Office and the person (the informant) registering the death must have signed the certificate in the presence of the Registrar. However, with the current lockdown measures in place and registration offices now closed to the public until further notice, this is no longer possible. Read more

  • 7 April 2020

    Steeles Law recruit Donna Taylor to their Private Client team

    Steeles Law is delighted to welcome Donna Taylor as we expand the Private Client services team. Read more

  • 6 April 2020

    Private Client and Grants of Probate update

    In this article, Donna Taylor provides an update from the Private Client team focusing on making a Will during Covid-19 and the changes to the application process to obtain a Grant of Probate. Read more