People often ask whether an estate will ‘go to Probate’, although many are unclear exactly what this means. A Grant of Probate (or Letters of Administration if there is no Will) authorises the Executor to administer the estate by collecting in...
When married couples separate, there are some cases whereby neither party wish for there to be a divorce, either at that stage or in the longer term, but they do wish for their financial arrangements to be clearly set out. In such circumstances we can help by preparing a separation agreement for you, which is essentially a contract setting out the terms of your separation.
This is equally the case for couples who did not marry, but have separated or intend to separate and they are in agreement about what their financial arrangements will be.
If the couple have not yet agreed what their financial settlement will be, we can help by negotiating the financial settlement and then, once agreed, by drawing up the separation agreement.