OUR SERVICES

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Wills

Single Will (basic)A Will for one person appointing executors and guardians, up to four gifts and distribution of the remainder.£175
Mirror Wills (basic)Two Wills for a couple leaving everything to each other then to children or other beneficiaries.£250
Single Will (bespoke)A Will for one person with unlimited gifts, provisions for pets, exclusion clause and letter of wishes.£300
Mirror Wills (bespoke)Two Wills for a couple with unlimited gifts, provision for pets, exclusion clause and letter of wishes.£400
Protective Property Trust WillsTwo Wills for a couple with a trust to protect your share of property should partner marry or remarry after your death or used to grant a right to occupy property.£650
Flexible Life Interest Trust WillsTwo Wills for a couple with a trust to protect your share of property and other assets should your partner marry or remarry after your death.£650
Discretionary Trust WillsTwo Wills for a couple with a trust to protect and manage inheritance being left to beneficiaries who are unable to manage their own affairs and to ensure assets do not go to those outside of your chosen beneficiaries.£650
Disabled Persons Trust WillsTwo Wills for a couple with a trust to protect a disabled beneficiary who is unable to manage their own affairs and protects their means tested benefits.£650
Business Property Relief Trust WillsTwo Wills for a couple with a trust to protect business assets that qualify for business property relief.£650
Single Trust WillA Will for one person including one trust.£400
Additional Trust (single)Additional trust required for a single Will.£100
Additional Trust (mirror)Additional trust required for mirror Wills.£150
Will Amendments (single)Changes to a Will drawn up by us when changes are taken by phone or video.  The cost of a new Will applies where you require a full review.£120
Will Amendments (mirror)Changes to Wills drawn up by us when changes are taken by phone or video.  The cost of new Wills applies where you require a full review.£170
Additional WitnessIf you require a second witness to attend the signing.£120
Additional MeetingsIf you require additional meetings at your home or at our office.£160
Certified CopiesCertified copy of a Will.£50

Other Estate Planning and Storage

Estate Planning ReviewA meeting at your home or our office to advise on your estate planning. This cost comes off any work you instruct us to do.  (*Hourly)*£250
Cross Option AgreementsReview of articles of association and any business contracts; and drafting of the agreement£950
Storage (one person)Storage of your Will, LPAs and Trust documents. (*Annually)*£20
Storage (two persons)Storage of your Wills, LPAs and Trust documents. (*Annually)*£35

Power of Attorneys and Advance Decisions

LPAs (1 document)Legal documents giving others the legal authority to deal with affairs and make decisions for someone who lacks capacity.  One LPA is for property and finances and the other is for health and welfare decisions.£350
LPAs (2 documents)£500
LPAs (4 documents)£850
Business LPAAn LPA solely for a specific business or general business.£200
Office of the Public GuardianLPA registration fee. (*Price is per LPA)*£82
Certified CopiesCertified copies of an LPA. (*Price per copy)*£100
Professional AttorneysActing under a property and finance LPA.  (*Hourly)*£250
Advance Decision (Living Will)Leaving clear instructions of wishes regarding refusal of life sustaining treatments or preferences of medical decisions.£200
General Power of AttorneyOnly used when you are of sound mind giving others the legal authority to deal with affairs on your behalf.£150

Probate

Probate (Grant Only, non-taxable Estate)Extracting the Grant.£995
Completion of IHT400 accountCompletion of IHT400 and all supplementary forms. (*Hourly)*£250
Full Administration£250 per hour of work. (*Hourly)*£250
Professional Executors1.75% of the value of the gross Estate (min charge of £2,500 applies). 
Contentious Probate£350 per hour of work. (*Hourly)*£350
   

Lifetime Trusts, Trust Administration and Legal Deeds

Set up of Will TrustSetting up a trust that arose in a Will.£1,200
Home / Asset Protection TrustSet up during your lifetime to ensure assets pass to your intended beneficiaries, are available immediately on death avoiding probate times and costs and not lost through marriage, divorce, and bankruptcy.£2,500
Simple Pilot TrustLife insurance and death benefits.£700
Complex Pilot TrustLife insurance and death benefits if bespoke drafting required.£1,000
Personal Injury TrustFor personal injury award.£2,000
Trustee Decisions / MinutesA document setting out trust decisions.£100
Dismantling a TrustBringing a trust to a close.  Includes Deed of Appointment, Minutes and removal of restriction / transfer at Land Registry.£900
Professional TrusteesActing as Trustees under a Trust.  (*Hourly)*£250
Deeds (basic) standaloneDeeds – Retirements, Appointments, adding Beneficiaries, Gifts.   Declaration of Trusts, Loan Notes / Agreements.£400
Deeds (basic) additionalDeeds – Retirements, Appointments, adding Beneficiaries, Gifts.   Declaration of Trusts, Loan Notes / Agreements in additional to other trust work.£200
Deeds (bespoke) standaloneDeeds that require bespoke drafting.£650
Deeds (bespoke) additionalDeeds that require bespoke drafting in addition to other trust work£325
Deed of VariationChanging someone’s Will after they’ve died.£500
Deed of Variation with a TrustChanging someone’s Will after they’ve died to include a Trust.£600
Deed of RenunciationUsed where an Executor does not wish to act.£150

Land Registry

Severance of Joint TenancyChanging the way property is held from joint to equal shares.£100
Tenants in Common to JointChanging the way property is held from equal shares to joint.£150
AssentTransfer of property from a deceased person to beneficiaries.£500

Transfer of Equity

(clean Title)

Transfer of a freehold property or part of freehold property at Land Registry where there is no mortgage or restrictions.£300

Transfer of equity

(non-clean Title)

Transfer of property or part of property at Land Registry where there is a mortgage or restrictions and Deed required.£500
Removal of RestrictionStatement of Truth and application to Land Registry.£350
First RegistrationStraightforward, all papers supplied.£500
Title rebuildFirst Registration where papers are missing. (*Hourly)*£250
Title SplitsSplit the Title of property or land. (*Hourly)*£250

Conveyancing – sales

Please note: we are currently only able to offer conveyancing services for properties that are owned without a mortgage.  

Up to £250,000 £800
£250,000 – £500,000 £1,100
£500,000 – £750,000 £1,200
£750,000 – £1,000,000 £1,300
Over £1,000,000 Call to discuss costs

Conveyancing – purchases

Please note: we are currently only able to offer conveyancing services for properties that are being bought without a mortgage. 

Up to £250,000 £900
£250,000 – £500,000 £1,200
£500,000 – £750,000 £1,300
£750,000 – £1,000,000 £1,400
Over £1,000,000 Call to discuss costs
Monies to be held on accountRequired up front for disbursements£500

Conveyancing – leasehold sales

Please note: we are currently only able to offer conveyancing services for properties that are owned without a mortgage.  

Up to £250,000 £900
£250,000 – £500,000 £1,200
£500,000 – £750,000 £1,400
£750,000 – £1,000,000 £1,600
Over £1,000,000 Call to discuss costs

Conveyancing – leasehold purchases

Please note: we are currently only able to offer conveyancing services for properties that are being bought without a mortgage. 

Up to £250,000 £900
£250,000 – £500,000 £1,200
£500,000 – £750,000 £1,400
£750,000 – £1,000,000 £1,600
Over £1,000,000 Call to discuss costs
Monies to be held on accountRequired up front for disbursements£500

 

Litigation, advice, letters and other matters

Our hourly rate applies £250

 

Fast track

Fast track per documentDocuments produced within three working days£45