Probate in Jersey

Resealing Grants of Probate in Jersey

When dealing with an estate where there are assets in Jersey it will usually be necessary to get a Jersey Grant of Probate (if there is a will) or a Jersey ‘Grant of Letters of Administration’ (where there is no will) in order to release the assets. Can I reseal a Grant of Probate obtained […]

Worldwide Lawyers Cross-border estates

Worldwide Lawyers provides free workshop for North West lawyers

Worldwide Lawyers is hosting a free event for UK lawyers in Cheshire and the North West about cross-border estates. Private Client Seminar: Dealing with Cross Border Estates is on Thursday 28 November, from 3.30pm to 6pm, at University of Law (formerly the College of Law) in Christleton. Sara Janion, director at Worldwide Lawyers, comments: “Our […]

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Four things to consider when dealing with estates with beneficiaries abroad

There are four main issues to consider when dealing with an estate administration where there are beneficiaries living abroad. 1. Getting appropriate ID For executors and solicitors dealing with beneficiaries abroad, it is necessary to ensure that you properly identify the beneficiaries before making any payments to them. This will usually include asking the beneficiaries […]

Timeshare contract

How do I cancel my Spanish timeshare?

If you want to cancel or give back your timeshare in Spain, it can actually be quite easy. What’s more, you may also be entitled to some compensation! The Spanish supreme court has confirmed that many Spanish timeshare contracts are actually illegal under Spanish law. This means that timeshare owners will be able get out […]