Video: Wills, your commonly asked legal questions answered

Following on from our well-received video answering some of the most commonly asked questions about Divorce, we sat down with another of our solicitors to give the same clarity to the field of Wills.

In the video Sarah Nash, our Head of Wills, discusses what can be said in a Will, the problems that may come with making one’s own Will, when a Will should be reviewed, how remarriage will affect the Will of the parties in question, and if a Will can save Inheritance Tax.

As well as addressing these common concerns, Sarah explain the importance of making a Will. “If you don’t have a Will, the rules of intestacy will apply,” she says, “Those rules determine who will benefit from your estate so more often than not, the rules of intestacy will not distribute the estate as you want it to.”

Wills, your commonly asked legal questions answered

Contact our Wills department directly

If you’re looking to write or revise your Will, our experienced solicitors are on hand to assist and discuss the best actions you can take to ensure the security of your estate.

Contact our Wills & Private Client department

Back to News

More News from Sarah

Five tips for avoiding the pitfalls of buying a property with your child

As lawyers, we are seeing an increasing number of cases where family members are pooling funds for shared ownership houses ...

Read More
New ISA regulations: What you need to know

As of 6th April 2018, it has become even more beneficial for couples to invest in an Individual Savings Account ...

Read More
Wills to be made by text or email?

Sarah Nash, Solicitor and Head of Private Client at Astle Paterson discusses the Law Commission’s recommendations for the introduction of ...

Read More
New Residence Nil-Rate Band Allowance: Time to review your Will

Sarah Nash, Solicitor and Head of Private Client at Astle Paterson discusses the effect the new Residence Nil-Rate Band Allowance ...

Read More
STEP launches its new website

Sarah Nash, Head of Astle Paterson’s Private Client team and accredited STEP member discusses the launch of STEP’s new website for professionals ...

Read More
Sarah Nash’s BBC Radio Derby Interview with Andy Twigge: Powers of Attorney

Sarah Nash, Solicitor and Head of Private Client at Astle Paterson, was recently invited to take part in Andy Twigge’s ...

Read More
Connect with Astle Paterson


Book an Appointment
Book an appointment
Burton on Trent Uttoxeter
Astle Paterson Accreditations

Business & Commercial   •   Conveyancing   •   Family   •   Litigation   •   Wills, Inheritance Tax & Probate   •   Employment