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The importance of drawing up a Will with a solicitor


If you were extending your home you would not want it constructed by unregulated builders. Why then risk having your Will prepared by unregulated will writers as opposed to by a solicitor who would be able to advise and oversee the planning and formalities of such an important document, as well as its execution, in a regulated environment?

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Paying for care - reforms proposed. Our lawyers investigate


The Care Act 2014 came into force in May 2014 and it imposes a series of duties and responsibilities on local authorities regarding the care and support provided for adults. Whilst the Care Act does not change the fact that care is not a free service and hence people always need to pay something towards the cost of their care and support, reforms have been introduced affecting how people will be asked to pay for their care and support.

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