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I’m a disappointed beneficiary: what are my options?

By Polly Coram, solicitor The fundamental basis of any will is that a person has a right to leave what…

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Debunking myths about unmarried couples and pension rights should one partner die

A recent survey, which reported that cohabiting couples mistakenly believe they would automatically have rights to their partner’s pension on…

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How to prevent a family will fallout if a child dies before a parent

Polly Coram, solicitor with Jones Myers wills and trust department To minimise legal costs, many parents who want to leave…

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How to find the right lawyers to unravel your Will and Estate disputes

By Polly Coram, solicitor with Jones Myers wills and trust department We see an increase in people turning to us…

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Why our expansion to Harrogate has made a media splash!  

  Our highly experienced team at Jones Myers has opened a new office at Windsor House, Cornwall Road in Harrogate…

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Cohabitation: your key questions answered  

By Liz Bell, solicitor Cohabiting couple families remain the fastest growing relationship in the UK, but many mistakenly believe that…

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We’re marking further expansion with a new office in Harrogate

Milestone expansion: our new office will be based at Windsor House. Having worked with divorcing and separating couples for many…

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Where there’s a will : why education not modernisation is the solution

By Martin Holdsworth, head of the contentious wills, trust & estates team A consultation by the Law Commission for England…

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Taking the heat out of wills in estranged families

An Ask the Expert article authored by partner Martin Holdsworth on This is Money’s Ask the Expert  column has prompted…

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Why landmark ruling will spark an increase in claims from disinherited offspring

By Martin Holdsworth, partner, Jones Myers The decision by the Court of Appeal to increase an award from £50,000 £163,000…