- Price Transparency Era - Toward the end of 2018 The Solicitors Regulation Authority introduced new rules to ensure clients have the best possible information on solicitor’s fees at the outset. Law firms are now required to publish price and service information on their website for the following areas of law; residential conveyancing, probate and employment tribunal claims to name a few. The aim is to provide greater transparency to clients enabling them to make informed decisions about their legal matter.
- Grants of Representation - A Grant of Representation is the document required to confirm your authority to deal with the estate of an individual who has died. A Grant of Representation can be necessary whether or not the deceased left a Will.
The Law on Separation Agreements
Separation agreements are a way of recording an agreement that a couple have reached. They can apply to both married and unmarried families. The benefit of a separation agreement is that this will be a clear record of what the parties have agreed and it would usually be on the basis that this would be in full and final settlement of all financial or domestic matters.