Deceased Estate Planning Services

We understand that dealing with the estate of a deceased loved one is one of the most difficult challenges in life. From mountains of paperwork to legal jargon and simmering family disputes, these are the last things you want to deal with when you’re grieving the loss of someone important in your life.

So, let Scutt Beaumont Solicitors Ltd help you by:

  • Interpreting the will of the deceased in terms of estate laws
  • Advising executors and trustees in regard to their duties and rights
  • Informing government bodies
  • Applying for probate of the will
  • Dealing with intestacy (where there is no will)
  • Applying for administration rights if the will is deemed invalid or is absent
  • Identifying estate assets and liabilities
  • Obtaining valuations of estate property
  • Collecting estate financial assets, including bank funds, shares, outstanding loans, and insurance payouts
  • Selling or transferring estate property including estate auctions
  • Paying estate debts including mortgages, funeral costs, and testamentary expenses
  • Distributing bequests and inheritances to beneficiaries
  • Organising information for estate tax returns
  • Family mediation and negotiation

Contact us to find out more or to arrange an appointment with an experienced estate planning solicitor in Leicester, Corby or Kettering.

Give us a call on 0116 254 4200