What to do when someone dies
Loss, and grief, are very personal and individual experiences often overwhelming in themselves. Considering the legal steps which must be taken can seem very daunting.
Usually, however, a short, informal meeting can quickly identify how to make progress in dealing with a deceased’s finances and assets. You can expect competence as well as patience.
Miss R had been a long-standing client and the last surviving member of her family. Detailed information and instructions had been discussed with her as to her will, funeral and wake arrangements. When Miss R died, every step was undertaken from registering her death through to collecting in her estate and implementing the wishes in her will.