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Prickly Probates series – De bonis non

August 20, 2020 | Jenny Lowe

De bonis non – what does it mean and what does it do? A partner at a small law firm once told me a lovely story about approaching a colleague of hers with a difficult probate application. She...Read More

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How to Find a Will for Probate

August 6, 2020 | Jenny Lowe

In our last article in our Prickly Probates series, we talked about how to make probate application when the original will has been lost.  A question we get often is, if someone has died and you...Read More

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Prickly Probates Series – Lost Wills

July 31, 2020 | Jenny Lowe

This is the second installment in our Prickly Probates series and in this article we look at the issues that arise when a will is lost and the options available to apply for probate...Read More

COVID-19 and the effect on probates - Morrison Kent Lawyers

COVID-19 – The Effect on Probates

May 6, 2020 | Jenny Lowe

Many legal processes have been altered substantially during these unprecedented times to take into account the temporary inability of people to sign documentation face-to-face. Applications for...Read More

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The History of Probate

April 23, 2020 | Jenny Lowe

In our recent article about the steps to obtaining probates, we introduced you to some of the eccentricities of probate applications and the terms used in them. In this article, we will take a...Read More

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Probate Step-by-Step

March 23, 2020 | Jenny Lowe

Obtaining a grant of probate can seem like an overwhelming process. While it is complicated, we can ensure that your experience is painless and straightforward. Probate applications are some of...Read More