"This is the first time we have used Holmes & Hills and would like to thank you so much for being very helpful and friendly. We will certainly recommend you."

Probate & Estate Administration

Losing someone close to you is a distressing time, not helped by the need to administer their estate with the many decisions and complexities of the law to contend with. Holmes & Hills Solicitors’ team of friendly, dedicated, professionals are experts who are able to assist you with all aspects of estate administration whether you are an executor appointed by a Will or an administrator where there is no Will (an Intestacy).

We can help you with:

 

In addition we offer:

So, why use Holmes & Hills?

Administering an estate is often time consuming, complex and there are pitfalls for the lay person. We are happy to assist with as much or as little as you need, whether applying only for the Grant of Representation or the whole of the estate administration from start to finish. You can have peace of mind knowing that you will have the benefit of our expert knowledge to ensure you comply with your legal responsibilities.

 

Challenging a Will or disputing an estate:

If you are considering contesting a Will or challenging some other aspect of an estate, or the way the estate has been administered and distributed, Holmes & Hills Solicitors can help you. Contested probate is a specialist area of law requiring unique expertise and significant experience. Holmes & Hills has a team of solicitors specialising in advising on matters concerning contested probate. Whether you are an Executor or a Beneficiary, contact Rachel Shaw or Jonathon Holyhead for advice.

 

The first step to getting advice

Call us on 01376 320456 (Essex) or 01787 275275 (Suffolk) and arrange an appointment with one of our lawyers who will give you expert advice.

 

 

*By prior arrangement - home visit charges apply.


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Deborah Abbott
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