Online Consultation for Estate Administration and Probate

Amidst a difficult time, the health and safety of our clients and staff are our priority. We are conscious that it’s not always going to be possible to hold face to face meetings and have therefore introduced advanced technology in order to minimise the risks and avoid unnecessary travel or contact with others. Our Estate… Read more »

Estate administration costs and Grant of Probate service

We can assist you with either applying for a Grant of Probate (also known as a Grant of Representation) or through the full estate administration process and will tailor the work according to your needs. Grant of Probate service and costs: We can apply for a Grant of Probate on your behalf and offer this… Read more »

A Sole Trader Who Loved Cats

Woman Working

Our Estate Administration & Probate team acted as executors with a lay executor for a generous patron who lived in the Chester area, who loved his cats and wanted to be cremated with the remains of his former feline companions. He didn’t have any close family and we were involved in arranging his funeral in… Read more »

A Generous Testator

Meeting Room

Our Estate Administration & Probate team acted as executors for a generous patron of the arts and science in the Manchester area who was also an avid collector of fine art. He left most of his estate to a number of both national and local charities but also left a share of his estate in… Read more »

A Home-made Will & a Millionaire

Manor House

Our Estate Administration & Probate team were approached by the executor and main beneficiary of a home-made Will where the person who died was a neighbour with considerable wealth, but had no family and had become good friends with our client over the years. The Will was challenged by the beneficiaries of an earlier Will… Read more »

Estate Administration and Probate

Coping with the death of a close family member or friend is understandably difficult and our team of estate administration and probate lawyers are here to help ease your concerns. At a time of loss there are a number of practicalities which need to be dealt with and the estate administration process needs to be… Read more »

Helen Gowin

I am Partner and Head of the Estate Administration & Probate team. I deal with executors and trustees on high value estates including estates with a foreign element, business and agricultural assets. I act for a wide variety of personal representatives and beneficiaries of estates who need to sort out the affairs of someone who… Read more »

Kerry Jones

Kerry Jones, Legal Executive at SAS Daniels

I am an Associate within the Estate Administration & Probate team. Having worked in this area of law for over 10 years specialising in the administration of estates. I am also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executive.

Holly Jones

Holly Jones, Private Client Solicitor at SAS Daniels LLP

I am a Solicitor in the Personal Law team advising clients on their wills, tax and estate planning, powers of attorney, trusts, probate and the administration of estates. I completed my training contract with SAS Daniels and I am now studying for my Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) examinations to work towards full… Read more »