Our Family Law Solicitor, Sam O’Dwyer has recently qualified as a Mediator. She is now observing and co-mediating with other Mediators to gain experience in this area of law. Below, Sam tells us how she’s finding the experience.
The Court fees for when someone applies for a Grant of Probate were due to move from a flat fee to a fee based on the value of your estate. This was due to happen at the beginning of April 2019, however this has now been placed on hold whilst the House of Commons review it further. Katie Brett, a Chartered Legal Executive from our Wills & Probate team, talks us through the new fees and the current delays with the registry.