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11 Jan 2019 Posted in Lasting Power of Attorney Wills & Estate Planning 

Are you a carer? Useful information and advice from a specialist solicitor

Rebecca Broom Posted by Rebecca Broom, Associate Solicitor - Wills, Trusts & Probate

Are you a carer? Useful information and advice from a specialist solicitor

Rebecca Broom, specialist solicitor, shares some useful information and advice to make caring for a friend or relative more manageable now and in the future.

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09 Jan 2019 Posted in Attorneys & Deputyships Lasting Power of Attorney Wills & Estate Planning 

Uncovering the truth about Lasting Powers of Attorney

David Whitworth Posted by David Whitworth, Partner and Head of Wills, Trusts & Probate

Uncovering the truth about Lasting Powers of Attorney

Recent figures have revealed that applications for Lasting Powers of Attorney have surged in recent years. Perhaps unsurprisingly the number of investigations into cases of LPA misuse have also increased. David Whitworth, Partner and specialist solicitor, reminds us of the benefits of an LPA and the steps you can take to minimise the risk of financial abuse.

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03 Jul 2018 Posted in Lasting Power of Attorney Wills Wills & Estate Planning 

Mowbray Woodwards Supports SFE in Stark Warning of Incapacity Crisis

David Whitworth Posted by David Whitworth, Partner and Head of Wills, Trusts & Probate

Mowbray Woodwards Supports SFE in Stark Warning of Incapacity Crisis

A new report from Solicitors For the Elderly and independent think tank, Centre for Future Studies, reveals people across the UK are leaving medical and care preferences to chance.

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06 Feb 2018 Posted in Lasting Power of Attorney 

Power of Attorney Refunds

David Whitworth Posted by David Whitworth, Partner and Head of Wills, Trusts & Probate

Power of Attorney Refunds

If you paid a Power of Attorney registration fee between 1 April 2013 and 31 March 2017, you could be due a refund of up to £54.

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29 Sep 2017 Posted in Lasting Power of Attorney 

Uncovering the truth about Lasting Powers of Attorney

David Whitworth Posted by David Whitworth, Partner and Head of Wills, Trusts & Probate

Uncovering the truth about Lasting Powers of Attorney

David Whitworth explains why the benefits of having a Lasting Power of Attorney outweigh the risks, and the steps you can take to ensure your LPA is safe, legally effective and robust.

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