Navigating the Pitfalls of Probate: How to Protect Your Loved Ones and Their Legacy

Navigating the Pitfalls of Probate: How to Protect Your Loved Ones and Their Legacy

As our parents age, many of us find ourselves facing the reality of managing their estates. One of the most critical and often misunderstood aspects of this process is probate. Probate is the legal procedure through which a deceased person’s estate is administered and distributed. While it serves to validate the deceased’s will and ensure […]

Why a Local Family Law Firm Should Be Your First Choice

Navigating Legal Waters Why A Local Family Law Firm Should Be Your First Choice

Family law in a small town In the picturesque market town of Hungerford is a buzzing community where families grow, businesses thrive and relationships are formed. Amidst all this activity is the need for legal guidance, especially when it comes to relationships, property dealings and commercial matters. Whether you are buying or selling your home, […]

The Legal Podcast from Marlborough law

The Legal Podcast #1 – Data Protection, Co-Habitation and Property News Welcome to our brand new Legal Podcast series. The team from Marlborough Law will be bringing you their views and opinions on the latest news from the legal world to help you keep up to date with matters that may affect your family or […]

Peyton’s Perspective #7 Horses for Courses

Good morning, all! I hope this newsletter finds you well and settling back into September.We have had a busy week here at Marlborough Law, processing house sales and purchases, finalising probate forms and reaching an agreement for a financial order in a divorce which will mean our client and the barrister will no longer need […]

Understanding the IH400 Probate Form

IH400 Form

Introducing the IH400 Probate Form The IH400 Probate form is an important document used in the probate process in England. It is required to be completed by executors or administrators when applying for a Grant of Probate to handle the estate of a deceased individual. In this blog, we will provide a comprehensive guide to […]

Accelerating the Probate Process

How to accelerate probate

The probate process, though necessary, can often be a time-consuming and complex procedure. However, by implementing a strategic approach and adopting specific measures, individuals can expedite the probate process and ensure a smoother settlement of estates. We would like to share some practical tips and recommendations to speed up the probate process, while maintaining accuracy […]