How to Video-Witness a Will

How to Video-Witness a Will

Witness a will, By Iftekhar Shah, Head of Private ClientIn response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Government has legalised video-witnessing of Wills and codicils in England and Wales.This major change was prompted by the practical issues around witnessing a Will in person to make it easier for people to record their final wishes while shielding…

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Executor Duties

Executor Duties

Identify the assets: An Executor must first identify all the assets in the deceased’s estate, and this includes ascertaining details of all bank accounts, pension arrangements and property ownership. An Executor has a duty to contact all asset holders to ascertain the value of the assets at the date of death.  Identify liabilities: As well…

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Have your financial circumstances

Have your financial circumstances changed since your last grant of leave?

Have your financial circumstances changed since your last grant of leave? Was your leave granted on the basis of your family or private life? by Shazia Akhtar, Partner, and Head of Immigration Services During these unprecedented times, we understand that people are struggling to make ends meet because of illness, self-isolation, school, or work closures. If you are currently in the…

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