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Private Wealth

Probate & Estate Administration

The death of a person close to you can bring shock, sadness and often confusion about what happens next.

One of the most overwhelming aspects can be the sheer amount of paperwork and estate administration that you need to attend to. Where there is substantial wealth and property involved, that sense of burden is only increased.

Our probate and estate lawyers can help reduce your administrative burden and sensitively advise on the key decisions that need to be taken when managing an estate. 

We can help with:

  • Administration of estates and trusts
  • Valuation issues
  • Claims for property relief from inheritance tax
  • Inheritance tax returns
  • Grants of probate or letters of administration and advising on post-death variations
  • Contesting or defending a Will

We also deal with cross-border succession issues and grants for UK assets held by persons who reside or are domiciled abroad.

UK top five Private Wealth law firm
National coverage throughout the UK
High net worth probate experts
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International Probate Expertise

Our expertise extends to administering cross-border estate issues, the re-sealing of Commonwealth grants, re-sealing English grants overseas and getting foreign equivalents of English grants. Our international tax planning experts can also help you manage compliance for multi-jurisdictional estates. 

We’ll communicate regularly and clearly at every stage of the proceedings so that you’re always fully aware of what is happening and what you should expect to happen next.

Contact Our Private Wealth Specialists

Our Private Wealth team is based in London and across the country, and can be reached on 0370 1500 100. Our experts will be happy to discuss your situation at your discretion and advise on how we can best support you.

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