News and advice for asset management, including wills and probate, power of attorney, trusts and tax.
This practice note clarifies when a solicitor can disclose a copy of a client’s will where the client has lost mental capacity.
With 42% of marriages ending in divorce, it’s important to put mechanisms in place to protect family assets. Jenny Cutts provides a guide for the family lawyer.
This practice note provides advice on meeting the requirements for providing clients with sufficient information to make an informed decision about the appointment of an executor.
The Law Society has responded to the SRA's discussion paper on Regulatory Data and Consumer Choice in Legal Services.
Law Society president Robert Bourns gave a speech at the London School of Economics panel event.
Katherine Gibson discusses her move from private practice to in-house and back to private practice.
Nicola Manning was an early pioneer in the career of law management.
Funke Abimbola ignored advice that she was 'institutionalised'.
Stephanie Haladner finds that having two careers where each informs the other has been a powerful combination.
As well as a legal career, Olivier Streater also trained as a dance and movement therapist.
The Law Society's quality mark for any practice that can demonstrate excellence in legal practice management and client care.
This book will help you assist clients with trusts, from protecting assets to minimising exposure to tax.
This accreditation scheme covers the representation of patients in all proceedings before the first-tier tribunal.
Prove your experience in representing the needs of vulnerable clients to prospective clients.
This popular event is tailored for private client practitioners dealing with the unique challenges of elderly and vulnerable clients
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The Wills and Equity Committee is part of our Legal Affairs and Policy Board.
It keeps under review and promotes improvements in the law and procedure relating to wills, probate, trusts and charities.
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