Probate Administration

Our solicitors have extensive private client experience advising and assisting personal representatives with the administration of high value and complex estates, including estates with an international element. We act for executors, administrators, trustees and beneficiaries to ensure that probate administration is carried out efficiently and at proportionate cost.

Our experience

  • Preparation of Inheritance Tax Accounts
  • Overview of Inheritance Tax Regime
  • Basic Inheritance Tax advice
  • Valuations of assets and liabilities
  • Completing the oath for executors and administrators
  • Obtaining grants of representation including applications for:
    • Grant of Probate
    • Letters of Administration
    • Letters of Administration with will annexed
    • Re-sealing grants of probate in the Principal Probate Registry
  • Intestacy and the administration of intestate estates
  • Amending and revoking wills
  • Effects of death on the transfer of property
  • Executing deeds and documents
  • After death variations
  • Claims against personal representatives
  • Renunciation by personal representatives