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Probate

At Guy Williams Layton we understand that, following bereavement, the family will require support and assistance at a very difficult time. We offer a friendly and approachable service in a supportive manner. We will guide you through the process.In addition we can help to minimise tax (where possible) and plan to protect and maximize your assets.

The head of Department is Jane Hogg a Partner in the firm and she is assisted by Ian Ritchie and Gwen Collins in the Liverpool Office and by Peter Marsh a Partner in our Heswall Office.

Our services include:-

1. Obtaining the Grant of Probate or Letters of Administration

2. Administration of Estates

3. Tracing Beneficiaries

4. Deeds of Variation and post death planning

5. Capital Gains and Income Tax advice

Our Experts

Jane Hogg

PARTNER LIVERPOOL

Peter Marsh

PARTNER HESWALL

Georgina Roberts

SOLICITOR HESWALL

Gwen Collins

PARALEGAL LIVERPOOL

Wendy Rintoul

PARALEGAL LIVERPOOL

Insight

News & Insights

Spouses and Civil Partners set to Inherit more from Intestate Estates

From 6 February 2020, spouses or civil partners with children will be able to inherit £270,000 from intestate estates.  This is up from £250,000, which has been the amount set from October 2014. An intestate Estate is one where the person has died without leaving a Will.  In these circumstances,...

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