Probate Solicitors in Coventry
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We understand how difficult it is to manage the process of probate while you are grieving, so we provide a supportive and understanding service to keep things simple.
When you lose a loved one, dealing with their estate might be the last thing on your mind. Our probate solicitors in Coventry can help you to understand the steps involved, so you can focus on what matters the most to you.
We help individuals and families to navigate the complex world of probate law. This includes everything from obtaining a Grant of Probate, administering the estate, identifying beneficiaries, transferring or selling property to paying debts, arranging pension provisions and dealing with banks, building societies and utility companies.
Our Coventry probate solicitors can also help with more complex probate cases, including property, inheritance tax, intestacy, deeds of variation and more.
How can our probate solicitors in Coventry help you?
If you have learned you are the beneficiary of an estate but don’t know what this means for you, we can advise you on the next steps. Understanding your rights in this situation is essential to ensure you receive what is rightfully yours. Our Coventry team can also assist in contesting a will if you believe you have been left out.
Our Coventry legal team offer a friendly and caring approach to probate, as we recognise the emotionally sensitive nature of the process. We bring a wealth of experience and specialist knowledge to every probate case, ensuring you have peace of mind knowing you’re working with an expert team.
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Our Coventry based team offer a sympathetic approach to probate law as we know this is a difficult time for everyone. With our knowledgeable and experienced team on your side, we can help you if you are looking for probate law services in and around Solihull, Stratford, Warwick, Birmingham, Leamington Spa and Sutton Coldfield.
Frequently asked questions
Do I need a solicitor to apply for probate?
There is no legal requirement to work with a solicitor, but we would recommend it. Even simple cases can become complex if not dealt with in the correct manner. Working with a Coventry probate solicitor will give you peace of mind knowing that everything is taken care of.
Do I have to work with a probate solicitor in Coventry?
You don’t have to work with a local solicitor, but we find that it can speed up the process if you choose a solicitor you can easily visit. We are equipped to handle probate cases throughout the UK, including Coventry and the surrounding areas.
How long does probate take?
It will typically take around 3-4 months to obtain the Grant of Probate. After this, it typically takes around 2-6 months for the administration of the estate. Every case is unique, and the time it takes to complete will all depend on the assets, debts and beneficiaries.
What do I need to take to the solicitor for probate?
We will let you know what documents you require following your enquiry. We typically need a passport or driving licence and a copy of a recent utility bill as proof of identity.
Our specialists in Probate Coventry
- Family Law
- Child Law
- Civil Partnerships
- Cohabitation Rights & Agreements
- Pre and Postnuptial Agreements
- Wills, Trusts & Probate
- Making or Amending a Will
- Contesting a Will
- Tax Planning
- Lasting Power of Attorney
- Court of Protection
- Employment Law
- Conveyancing Solihull
- Dispute Resolution
- Personal Injury
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