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Wrigleys aim to deal with probates and the administration of estates as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Our primary aims are to relieve pressure from clients by taking care of all the legal matters associated with a probate, and to do so in the most tax efficient manner possible.

Further details about the administration of estates is available here.

Small or Large Estates

Our probate solicitors based in Leeds and Sheffield have extensive experience and advice typically includes:

  • Identifying what is in an estate and obtaining valuations.
  • Preparing the application for probate – this can be straightforward forms or can involve the completion of detailed inheritance tax returns, we have expertise in dealing with each situation.
  • Dealing with queries from HMRC, including the technicalities of reliefs and valuations.
  • Administering estates where beneficiaries are in dispute.
  • Tax planning advice to families to ensure that inheritance tax is minimised.
  • Dealing with trusts in the estate.

Fixed Fee Probate

Wrigleys Probate Solicitors offer a fixed cost service for appropriate matters.

The service offers a range of options to cater for whether you prefer Wrigleys to deal with the probate entirely, or just elements of the probate.

Complex Estates

  • Business Property - Whether it involves partnership, sole trading business, private company shares or any other interest in a business, we are able to help with the practicalities of dealing with the business immediately following a death and the inheritance tax consequences.
  • Agricultural Property - We are used to dealing with estates comprising agricultural property and the inheritance tax reliefs available.
  • Trusts  - Estates frequently have a trust element. The team is experienced in dealing with the valuation and taxation issues that arise.
  • Overseas Property – When dealing with an estate with assets overseas, we would make contact with a local lawyer and work with them to deal with the property.

Probate - Hints and tips

A series of videos giving guidance on Probate and steps to be taken immediately following a death.

 

Probate

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Philip Nelson

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Leeds

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Jane Netting

Partner
Sheffield

Meet the team

Ann Duchart View Biography

Ann Duchart

Partner
Leeds

Lynne Bradey View Biography

Lynne Bradey

Partner
Sheffield

Philip Nelson View Biography

Philip Nelson

Partner
Leeds

Ian Potter View Biography

Ian Potter

Partner
Sheffield

Amy Youngman View Biography

Amy Youngman

Solicitor
Leeds

Elizabeth Pearson View Biography

Elizabeth Pearson

Solicitor
Leeds

Marie-Louise Hamilton View Biography

Marie-Louise Hamilton

Partner
Leeds

Paul Colman View Biography

Paul Colman

Solicitor
Leeds

Thomas Wainman View Biography

Thomas Wainman

Solicitor
Leeds

Charlotte Dyson View Biography

Charlotte Dyson

Solicitor
Sheffield

Emma Irons View Biography

Emma Irons

Solicitor
Sheffield

Jane Netting View Biography

Jane Netting

Partner
Sheffield

Kate Thornton View Biography

Kate Thornton

Solicitor
Leeds

Katherine Wainman View Biography

Katherine Wainman

Solicitor
Leeds

Peter Clarkson View Biography

Peter Clarkson

Solicitor
Sheffield

Shona Johnson View Biography

Shona Johnson

Solicitor
Sheffield

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Breakfast Briefing - 25 April 2017

Date: 25 Apr 2017

Venue: Radisson Blu, Leeds

Speaker: Dr John McMullen, Partner at Wrigleys Solicitors

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Charity Tax Group Regional Meeting

Date: 04 May 2017

Venue: Radisson Blu Hotel, The Light, Leeds

Speaker: CTG’s Chairman and Technical Adviser

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Schools Breakfast Club - 9th May 2017

Date: 09 May 2017

Venue: Wrigleys Solicitors, 19 Cookridge Street, Leeds, LS2 3AG

Speaker: TBC

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