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How long will it take to unlock estate assets?

May 18, 2021 | Jenny Lowe

How long will it take to unlock estate assets? - A timeline for probates, letters of administration, and reseals A common complaint we hear is how long it takes for people to receive their...Read More

United Kingdom Probate Reseals | Morrison Kent Lawyers

United Kingdom Reseals

March 5, 2021 | Jenny Lowe

Travel and living arrangements between New Zealand and the United Kingdom have become more popular over the years (we lawyers are a part of that statistic, particularly prone to spending time in...Read More

Australian Reseal - NZ Probates and Reseals

Australian reseals

December 18, 2020 | Jenny Lowe

Since trans-Tasman travel and living arrangements have become so common in recent years, more and more people are finding that, when a loved one dies, some of their assets are "over the ditch"....Read More

History of Probate | Morrison Kent Lawyers

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

What is a Reseal - NZ Probate

What is a Reseal?

October 31, 2019 | Jenny Lowe

In New Zealand, both probate and letters of administration can be granted for an estate where the deceased lived and died in New Zealand. They may also be granted for estates where the deceased...Read More