enquiries@barkerevanslaw.co.uk     Call us on: 0115 77 22 129     Login

Witnessing Wills by Video Link


witnessing wills by video

Government relaxes rules on witnessing Wills during the Covid19 crisis The UK Ministry of Justice has announced new rules on witnessing […]

Read More...
Electronic signatures are valid

Law Commission says electronic signatures are officially valid – but not for everything The debate over electronic signatures appears to […]

Read More...
civil partnership and inheritance

Inheritance rules for civil partnerships Civil Partnerships are to be made available to all couples. Opposite-sex couples are to get […]

Read More...

How to witness a Will

The right way to witness a Will. There are strict rules in English law about how to witness a Will. […]

Read More...
Bona Vacantia and missing Wills

Why your estate could be declared Bona Vacantia A Bona Vacantia estate is one where the deceased person dies without […]

Read More...
Does an unsigned will override the intestacy rules?

Blog Question – ‘James’ asked us ” Does an unsigned Will take effect instead of the intestacy rules if the […]

Read More...

3 ways to make a Will for free

  Is the cost of making a Will putting you off? There are still a lot of people who haven’t […]

Read More...
financial provision - Ilott v Blue Cross

The Supreme Court has reduced a woman’s share of her mother’s estate. The highest court in England has overturned a […]

Read More...
Deed of Variation - changing a will post-death

 What is a deed of variation? If you want to change someone’s will after death you’ll probably need a deed […]

Read More...


Worried about property ownership and social care?

Want to know your options?