The Law Society have welcomed the plotline in Downton Abbey showing the difficulties a family experience following the death of a senior family member without a Will.
This does highlight the fact that the absence of a Will can cause horrendous difficulties for those we leave behind and can cost thousands of pounds in tax. If you require Wills, property or tax advice contact Janelle Carter-Jones on Swansea 310731.
Many people have reacted with horror at the Government’s proposals to simplify Lasting Powers of Attorney to the extent that they deal with life and death issues.
Powers of Attorney are however extremely important in respect of financial matters.
If you know anyone who is elderly, infirm, disabled or they feel they cannot manage their affairs then for full advice on Lasting Powers of Attorney contact Janelle Carter-Jones on Swansea 310731.
It seems that mortgage lending has bounced back to levels not seen since before the financial crises. We are very pleased that our own firm has hit record highs for property sales. If you need advice on any property transaction contact Jen Finch on Swansea 310731.
It has been reported that award winning actor Daniel Kalwya has lodged a High Court claim in damages for assault and false imprisonment against the police.
If you consider that you have also been wrongly assaulted or falsely imprisoned or have other issues involving the police, contact Del Cudd on Swansea 450010.
Although its pleasing to read of Lord Neuberger confirming that a denial of Legal Aid leads to a denial of justice and is a blot on the rule of law, the fact is that Legal Aid is not available for virtually any claim be it for personal injury, contract losses, company disputes, property disputes and a range of matters that historically were funded.
Fortunately Peter Lynn and Partners operate a range of other funding options, including “no win no fee” agreements. So if you have any litigation matter take advice under our initial free half hour interview scheme and contact…
It is worrying to hear of the number of professional practices closing down.
Many professionals- legal, accountancy, medical , financial – fail to regulate themselves with formal agreements that can be very useful in critical situations ! For full expert advice on partnership matters call Peter Lynn on 01792 450010.
The recent Daily Telegraph report on cuts to care services for the elderly highlights a persistent problem.
Many councils won’t pay for full needs and far too many people are paying for their own care when it should be funded by the state.
If you are concerned about care fees contact expert lawyer for the elderly Janelle Carter – Jones on 01792 310731