Find our service and cost information for wills and probate via the drop down headings below:

LAWYERS IN DEPARTMENT

Name Status Hourly charging rate
Adrian Anderson Partner, Head of Dept £295 plus VAT
Michael Stewart Associate Solicitor £250 plus VAT
N/A Paralegals & Trainee Solicitors £110 plus VAT

WILLS

Type Price excluding VAT
Simple will for individual £295.00
Simple Wills for spouses/Civil Partners where we are acting for both £250.00 per person
Complex Wills for Individuals – minimum but subject to increase depending on complexity. £1,250.00
Complex Wills for spouses/Civil Partners where we are acting for both – minimum but subject to increase depending on complexity. £1,000.00 per person
Registration of Wills £50.00 plus registration fee

LASTING POWER OF ATTORNEY (I.E. PROPERTY & FINANCIAL AFFAIRS AND HEALTH & WELFARE)

Type Price excluding VAT
For a Package of Lasting Power of Attorney for spouses/civil partners where we are acting for both £750.00 per person
for a Package of Lasting Power of Attorney for individuals £1,000.00
Registration of Lasting Power of Attorney £100.00 plus registration fee

PROBATE

We charge 1% of the Gross Value of the Estate plus disbursements.

Where Gross Value of the Estate comprises a house (up to £750,000 in value) we charge £595 plus VAT and disbursements for sale of the house and balance of the estate at 1% as described above.

Minimum Charge for a Probate file is: £2,000 plus VAT, plus disbursements, plus conveyancing fee of £595 plus VAT for sale of a house in the estate.

TRUSTS

These will be undertaken at an hourly rate and cost will therefore depend on complexity. A quotation can be provided at the outset.