Private client

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Lasting Powers of Attorney

4th edition
Craig Ward

This updated edition of Lasting Powers of Attorney provides a comprehensive practical guide to the law and regulations governing the setting up and implementation of an LPA and is an indispensable reference work for all private client solicitors advising


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Elderly Client Handbook

6th Edition
Caroline Bielanska

The Elderly Client Handbook will continue to be the essential source of practical advice and guidance for new and experienced practitioners.

28 October 2019


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Will Draftsman's Handbook

10th edition
Julie Bell

This popular book assists practitioners with the preparation of wills for the most commonly encountered situations. The concise and accessible text combines practical tools and expert guidance, including commentary on the underlying law, over 50 precedent clauses which can be readily assembled to draft wills, specimen will forms and essential statutory extracts.

12 September 2019


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Trust Practitioner's Toolkit

Gill Steel

To facilitate effective trust management, the Trust Practitioner's Toolkit contains useful checklists, records and forms and is designed as a companion to the popular Trust Practitioner's Handbook. This is an essential support tool which includes over 20 forms and checklists.

27 July 2018


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Probate Practitioner's Handbook

8th Edition
General Editor: Lesley King

The Probate Practitioner's Handbook is a well-established and popular guide to good practice for solicitors' firms that undertake probate and estate administration work.

13 April 2018


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Trust Practitioner's Handbook

4th Edition
Gill Steel

Trusts can provide clients with solutions to a wide variety of objectives, from protecting assets to minimising exposure to tax. This book gives you comprehensive guidance to enable you to consider each client’s objectives, identify the applicable tax treatment, select the most appropriate trust, and create and administer an effective trust.

29 January 2018


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Inheritance Act Claims

2nd Edition
Miranda Allardice, Tracey Angus, Paul Hewitt and Penelope Reed

This highly practical book provides a comprehensive guide to claims brought under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975.

18 October 2017


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Contentious Probate Handbook

Carl Islam

This practical, accessible and authoritative handbook covers all aspects of the law and practice relevant to probate disputes.

04 October 2016


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Wills and Inheritance Quality Scheme Toolkit

The Law Society

Adoption of core practice management standards, based on Lexcel, is a mandatory requirement for legal practices seeking accreditation under the Wills and Inheritance Quality Scheme. This practical toolkit helps applicants to understand and comply with standards. (Correct to Lexcel version 5.)

30 October 2013


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Wills and Inheritance Protocol

The Law Society

The Wills and Inheritance Protocol sets out the Law Society’s preferred practice in will drafting, probate and estate administration and supports the provision of consistent and high quality services by legal practices.

25 September 2013


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Freedom of Information Handbook

3rd Edition
General Editors: Peter Carey and Robin Hopkins

The Freedom of Information Act 2000 was amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012. The third edition of this practical and authoritative handbook examines the changes made and provides a straightforward overview of the law.

03 December 2012


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Charities as Beneficiaries

Law Society's Private Client Section and the Institute of Legacy Management

Charities as Beneficiaries provides practical guidance on issues arising from the drawing up wills, the administration of estates, will trusts and taxation where a person wishes to benefit a charity.

30 June 2012