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Probate
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Probate

At Thorneycroft Solicitors our expert team of Wills, Trust and Probate solicitors has earned a reputation for providing a professional and sympathetic approach to all your estate planning affairs.  Our team is led by a member of STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) who has over 20 years experience in Probate matters. Our offices are based in Macclesfield, Buxton and Holmes Chapel.

Expert probate services

Probate is a term applied to the official proving of a Will and the right to administer the estate of the deceased. The process of administering the estate of a person who has died can be complex and time consuming.  Our specialist probate solicitors will provide you with advice and support covering every stage of an estate administration:

  • How to register death with financial institutions
  • Completion of inheritance tax forms
  • Preparing legal documents required for a grant of probate or letters of administration
  • Dealing with issues in the Will or handling an intestacy
  • Guiding you in the collection and distribution of the assets
  • Helping you to complete the estate
  • We also have a department which can help you to contest an unfair Will
  • Transparent costs based on agreed hourly rates

Why use Thorneycroft probate solicitors?

Our probate solicitors can provide as much legal advice and support as you require, guiding you through all aspects of estate administration. Putting your wishes and best interests first at all times is of utmost importance to our team. We recognise that this can be a difficult and emotional time so we will ensure that you and your family are supported.

If you live in the Macclesfield, Buxton or Holmes Chapel areas and require more information and advice about any probate issues and services then please contact our specialist team of probate solicitors.

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