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Lawyer’s Registration Scheme

We are proud to announce our membership of The Association of British Investigators (ABI) Lawyer’s Registration Scheme. “The ABI are the only sector specific professional organisation endorsed by The Law Society of England & Wales, the LRS is a...

Wills and Inheritance Quality Scheme accreditation

Hassall Law are pleased to announce our successful reaccreditation for the Law Society’s Wills and Inheritance Quality Scheme WIQS Hassall Law Limited Certificate http://www.lawsociety.org.uk/support-services/accreditation/wills-inheritance-quality/...

Additional Inheritance Allowance

Currently, if the entire estate is passed from one spouse to the other, the combined Nil Rate Band (NRB) tax free allowance is £650,000 following the second death.  Since April 2017, if a married couple own a property as their residence, an additional £200,000...

Where there’s a way, there’s a Will?

180 years ago the 1837 Wills Act set out the legal requirements for a Will to be valid.  This Act remains the starting point to determine if a Will is valid alongside almost 200 years of case law. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the Law Commission is currently looking at how...