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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

What is Probate and Letters of Administration?

October 11, 2019 | Jenny Lowe

Under normal circumstances, each one of us is the only person who can deal with our assets. Our house, our bank accounts, our insurance policies – you’ll have all had the experience of...Read More

Estate Administration – What is Probate?

August 22, 2018 | Andrew Stewart

One of the most common phrases you may hear concerning administering a person’s estate when they die is “obtaining a grant of probate”. However, what is probate and why is it...Read More