April 22, 2021

What better day than ‘Earth Day’ to update you on our continuing efforts to work in a sustainable, eco-friendly way as we help our clients with all of their estate planning needs. Since our last update on 13th February, we are thrilled to have been able to make a donation to enable to 35 more […]

April 19, 2021

It is actually quite common for the child or relative of a person with a recent diagnosis of dementia to come to us and ask whether it is ‘too late’ for their loved one to make a will. The answer is, not necessarily. Although it is widely understood that a person making a will must […]

April 15, 2021

“Fail to plan, plan to fail”… An oldie but a goodie this #thoughtfulthursday, but perhaps very apt in connection with the subject of estate planning! If you do not plan how to distribute your estate upon your death, and formalise these plans by putting a properly drawn up will in place, your estate will be […]

April 13, 2021

An extract of a recent testimonial from another happy client. Well done Jo! #teamwork!

April 6, 2021

We have heard from many clients recently that one of the most compelling reasons for making a will (often, after delaying doing so for many years) is relating their own circumstance to something they’ve seen a friend go through or something they’ve seen in the news. One client said last week that her friend’s father […]

March 29, 2021

We’re absolutely delighted that from today, 29th March 2021, we can now visit you in your garden or outside space to carry out appointments. Zoom has worked well and we will continue to use video calls to conduct appointments where a client chooses or where it makes sense from a geographical point of view, but […]

March 15, 2021

How was your Mother’s Day yesterday? I had a very relaxed day, received an individual card from each of my four children (apparently the teens didn’t even require any prompting, they were on it this year…!) and had a roast dinner cooked for me by my husband. He was afraid it wouldn’t be as good […]

March 10, 2021

Are you a business owner? If so, it’s really important that you are aware of the consequences of what would happen if you, or one of your business partners, lost mental capacity. People often think of the loss of mental capacity as being associated with old age but sadly, yet realistically, accidents and unexpected illnesses […]

February 5, 2021

Phew, the end of another exhausting week! Was it the same for you? We’ve been a bit quiet on the blog but I know I don’t need to give any explanation for this other than to say – kids, work, studying! We’re so grateful to still have a steady stream of new clients coming through […]