Review of TAS Training Day, September 2nd 2019

By |2019-09-19T13:19:13+00:00September 19th, 2019|News, Uncategorised|

TAS members were pleased to welcome two new members attending for the first time and two guests. The presentations covered a range of topics briefly summarised below:   James Seed of Gateley plc gave a talk on testamentary capacity illustrated by a case which drew on a number of principles that can affect both the

Review of Training Day 24th June

By |2019-07-15T10:12:29+00:00July 15th, 2019|News|

Our meeting on June 24th was a well-attended affair. It was good to see six guests attending along with established members of the group. There was a good deal of interaction amongst guests and members and the ‘members’ issues’ session was especially interesting. A brief summary of what was covered on the day follows: Buy

Review of TAS training day 25th March 2019

By |2019-03-28T13:21:07+00:00March 28th, 2019|News|

  After a warm welcome from Paul Beck, Mark Terrar and Emma Green from the law firm Meridian Private Client LLP took us through contentious probate and how Will writers can minimise risk.  Do we keep copies of previous Wills on file when there are significant changes in the new Will? Do we take full

Should everything be left to my partner when I die?

By |2018-02-28T15:05:55+00:00February 28th, 2018|News|

For many couples the first choice of action when writing a Will is to leave everything to each other when one of them dies. Sometimes this is not the best option! Children by a previous relationship: I'm sure that many of you have heard horror stories. The survivor falls out with her stepchildren and