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Wills, Trusts & Probate

Probate Solicitors in Leamington Spa

We're here to guide you through the process of probate at this difficult time.

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Our probate solicitors in Leamington Spa are here to help guide you through the probate process from start to finish.

When you are grieving the loss of a loved one, handling the legal side of estate arrangements can be overwhelming. We can help to guide you through the process of probate so you can focus on grieving. If you have recently lost a loved one, you might be wondering about the next steps you need to take.

We help families and individuals to navigate the complexities of probate law. Our services include everything from obtaining the Grant of Probate and the administration of the estate to the following:

  • Informing beneficiaries

  • Transferring or selling property

  • Arranging for debts to be paid

  • Coordinating with banks and building societies

  • Informing pension providers

  • Dealing with utility providers

Our Leamington Spa probate solicitors can also assist with more complex cases, including contested wills, disputes over property, inheritance tax, intestacy, deeds of variation and more.

How can our probate solicitors in Leamington Spa help you?

If you are the beneficiary of a loved one’s will, we can help to ensure you get what you are entitled to. Our Leamington Spa probate solicitors are here to offer advice and support so that you can protect your rights. If you have been excluded from a will and you believe this is wrong, we can help you to contest the will.

The Pearcelegal probate solicitors in Leamington Spa offer a friendly and approachable service. We understand that this can be an incredibly emotional time and the probate process can be overwhelming and stressful. With our team on your side, you will be able to benefit from our extensive knowledge and experience.

For more information about fees for our probate services in Leamington Spa, please click here.

Our Leamington Spa 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, Coventry and Sutton Coldfield.

Frequently asked questions

How long after death do you have to apply for probate?

You will need to apply for probate within 6 months of the death of your loved one. You have to report the value of the estate to HMRC within 6 months of the death, and this step must be completed before you apply for probate, so it’s important to act quickly.

How long does probate take?

The time taken to complete probate will all depend on the circumstances of the estate, which means things like the assets, debt and beneficiaries. Obtaining the Grant of Probate typically takes around 3-4 months and it can take around 2-6 months to administer the estate.

Do I have to work with a probate solicitor in Leamington Spa?

It is possible to work with a probate solicitor anywhere in the country, we many people like to start their search in the local area for obvious reasons. If you are unable to travel to Leamington Spa for any reason, we are fully equipped to handle the probate process remotely.

Do I have to use a solicitor for probate?

No, there is no legal requirement to use a probate solicitor, but we would always recommend it. Navigating the process without legal advice can be difficult, and the added stress of grief can make everything more difficult.

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