Probate Administration in England and Wales

Probate Administration in England and Wales: Why You Need Support

Introduction:

Probate administration is a legal process that takes place when someone passes away, and their estate needs to be managed and distributed. The process of obtaining a grant of probate can be complex, time-consuming, and emotionally challenging, especially during a difficult time. That is why it is important to have the right support around you to ensure the administration process runs smoothly and efficiently.

Why you need a grant of probate:

A grant of probate is a legal document that proves the validity of a deceased person’s will and authorises the executor to manage and distribute the deceased’s estate. In England, obtaining a grant of probate may be necessary when the deceased’s estate includes assets such as property, investments, or savings.

The importance of having support:

Probate administration can be a complex and lengthy process that requires a detailed understanding of the law, as well as the ability to manage and distribute the deceased’s estate effectively. It is essential to have the right support and guidance throughout the process to ensure that everything is done correctly, efficiently, and in accordance with the law.

Having help you during the probate administration process can also provide emotional support during a difficult time. The loss of a loved one can be an emotional and challenging experience, and having a team of experienced professionals to assist you can provide peace of mind and help to reduce the stress and burden of managing the estate.

Types of support available:

There are several types of support available to assist with the probate administration process, including:

  1. Legal professionals: Experienced probate solicitors and lawyers can provide legal advice and guidance throughout the process and ensure that the administration is carried out in accordance with the law.
  2. Probate professionals: Probate professionals, such as probate administrators, can manage the entire process on behalf of the executor and ensure that everything is handled efficiently and effectively.
  3. Financial advisors: Financial advisors can provide guidance and advice on managing the deceased’s financial affairs and ensuring that the estate is distributed in accordance with the will.
  4. Emotional support: Emotional support is available from trained professionals, such as grief counselors, who can provide support and guidance during a difficult time.

Conclusion:

Probate administration is a complex process that requires a detailed understanding of the law, as well as the ability to manage and distribute the deceased’s estate effectively. It is important to have the right support and guidance throughout the process to ensure that everything is done correctly, efficiently, and in accordance with the law.

Having a team of experienced professionals to assist with the probate administration process can provide peace of mind, reduce stress and burden, and ensure that the deceased’s estate is managed and distributed in accordance with their wishes. Laurelo is a probate administration company. We are Probate professionals and only charge a fixed fee. We have no hidden charges, we are available to counsel and support our families outside of office hours and we are entirely transparent in our processes. We are award-winning and have been recognised as THE Best Probate Provider by The British Wills and Probate Awards. Laurelo offer advice and guidance and we pride ourselves on our excellent customer service.

To find out more please contact: info@laurelo.co.uk or call us on 0203 058 2329

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Patrick and Phillipa Vickery (Executor)

"When you lose a parent it’s an emotionally challenging time. Finding people to genuinely help with the mountain of subsequent issues is not easy. We dealt with Laurelo who took care of our Probate. Communicative and easy to talk to, Laurelo took away a bunch of stress and handled a complex estate excellently. I have no doubt that his experience has saved my family a significant tax burden."

C Hardman (Executor)

"Well informed, helpful and efficient throughout the whole probate journey. I was particularly impressed by the speed of response when I had questions"

V Garner (Executor)

"Thank you for dealing with the probate so efficiently. I would not hesitate to recommend your services in the future."

J Jackson (Executor)

"It has been my absolute pleasure to have met Michael and for him to act on my behalf, a wonderful, professional,  caring person whose services I would recommend to anyone."

Peter Nash/Paula Cranmer (Executors)

"I would recommend Laurelo to anyone who needs good and sensible advice about the probate process at a very reasonable price."

A Wilson (Executor)

"I wouldn't hesitate in recommending Laurelo in what, at the outset felt like a daunting task, but in reality once explained to us and the burden of completing the forms taken away and completed by a professional the process was seamless."

Lorri Turner Senior Manager (Herongate Wood)

“I have always found Michael at Laurelo to be engaging, honest and supportive of the customers needs. The offer of a home visit to see clients within their own familiar surroundings further supports this. I have no difficulty in recommending their services."

G Perrett Will Protect Ltd & Executor

“Michael's professionalism and knowledge of every aspect of probate is only matched by his sensitivity and patience. He instinctively knows what to say and when to say it and I am so grateful to him for helping me navigate the most difficult period of my life so far safe in the knowledge that I could simply "park" this part of the process and leave it with him to "sort out"."

K Whittle (Executor)

“They provided a professional and emphatic approach and took all the stress away from dealing with probate. Filing the forms very promptly and the whole process was dealt with in just over a month. I would highly recommend and I again thank them for their help."

Mr. A Browne (Executor)

The pricing point is good and in line with a few others, we found however for the service we received I do not think we could have put a price on it.

We would wholeheartedly recommend Michael and his team."

John F Smith (Executor)

“I was most satisfied with the service he provided, and his gentle and considerate manner was most comforting at a difficult time in my life."

Robert Evans (Executor)

“I just wanted to express my sincere thanks to Michael for the way in which he managed the probate arrangements at what was a very difficult time for myself and the family. Whilst always professional and efficient he was very sensitive and supportive - explaining things clearly and making the whole process (which was totally new to us) that much more straightforward. It took a load off our minds and he progressed things really quickly Thank you"

Here at Laurelo, we're committed to our clients and their path to probate

Here at Laurelo, we're committed to our clients and their path to probate