Wills, Trusts and Probate


5th October 2020

Legal 500: Ellisons Solicitors recognised for client service in East Anglia

Ellisons Solicitors has once again been recommended within the Legal 500 directory - and this year, the firm has been recognised as a top scoring firm for client…

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7th September 2020

Virtual Will signing

1. What changes are being made to the law to include virtual wills? The legalisation of video-witnessing is arguably the biggest change to Will writing in almost 200…

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7th August 2020

Ellisons Solicitors announces Flexible Appointments and New Recruit

Ellisons Solicitors has announced two new developments within its Wills, Trusts and Probate team: the introduction of flexible appointments and the appointment of Ayesha Brown who joins Ellisons’…

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27th July 2020

COVID-19: Addressing your personal concerns – Wills and LPAs

Referring to the Covid-19 pandemic, in a recent article one of my colleagues quoted ‘We are in the same storm, but not in the same boat’. Whilst some…

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30th April 2020

Making or updating a will during the Coronavirus pandemic

1. Can people still make or update their will during the Coronavirus pandemic? How can a solicitor help? People certainly can still make or update their will during…

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1st April 2020

Ellisons Solicitors announces merger with Blocks Solicitors

Ellisons Solicitors is pleased to be announcing a merger with Ipswich-based law firm, Blocks Solicitors. The merger which came into effect on 1st April 2020, will see Ellisons…

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25th February 2020

Leaving a Business in Your Will

What, if any, impact would your business or shares have if you died without including them in your will? If a business owner or shareholder were to die…

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24th September 2019

Business LPAs

A Lasting Power of Attorney (‘LPA’) is a document under which you can appoint an Attorney/Attorneys to assist in connection with the management of your property and financial…

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20th August 2019

A guide to Inheritance Tax (‘IHT’) planning

From April 2017 there are further improvements for individuals in the context of Inheritance Tax (‘IHT’) planning. IHT is a tax charged on an individual’s death at a…

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16th May 2019

Making a Will if you have no family or are estranged #DyingMattersWeek

Someone who has no living relatives or estranged from their family, what are the main things to consider when writing a Will? When a person dies without leaving…

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