Once again, an excellent service!
We can help you with dealing with the affairs of someone who has passed and help deal with what can be a very stressful time.
As far as we’re concerned, the service we received was first class. Very happy.
This page gives guidance on the collection and distribution of assets belonging to a person following their death, where these are within the UK and the matters are not contested.
We anticipate this will take between 5 and 15 hours of work at £215 plus vat per hour. Total costs are estimated at between £1,290 and £3,870 (inclusive of VAT).
The exact cost will depend on the individual circumstances of the matter. For example, if there is one beneficiary and no property, costs will be at the lower end of the range. If there are multiple beneficiaries, a property and multiple bank accounts, costs will be at the higher end.
We will handle the full process for you. This quote is for estates where:
Disbursements included in this fee:
Disbursements are costs related to your matter that are payable to third parties, such as court fees. We handle the payment of disbursements on your behalf to ensure a smoother process.
On average, estates that fall within this range are dealt with within 6 to 12 months. Typically, obtaining the grant of probate takes 2-4 months. Collecting assets then follows, which can take 2-4 months. Once this has been done, we can distribute the assets, which normally takes 2-4 months.
Chris Gale, Head of Department and Solicitor, £225 plus vat, admitted as a solicitor 1992
Angela McGuckin, Solicitor, £215 plus vat, admitted as a solicitor 2007
Helen Smith, Solicitor, £215 plus vat, admitted as a solicitor 2004
Kathryn Blackshaw, Chartered Legal Executive, £210 plus vat,
Stacy Plant, Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives, £200 plus vat, has been working in Wills and Probate since 2004
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Lovedays Solicitors, Potter and Co Solicitors and Andrew Macbeth Cash and Co Solicitors are the trading names of Derbyshire Legal Services Limited which is a company registered in England and Wales under company number 08838592. Registered office Sherwood House, 1 Snitterton Road, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3LZ.
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