If you have any queries regarding how or when to distribute an estate, we are here to help.

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Distributing a deceased’s estate can be problematic for many reasons.

TV Edwards were exceptional in their help with regards to my late father’s estate. Their timely and efficient correspondence with my sister and I was a great benefit in a time of need. We are very grateful.

Sometimes, a beneficiary may have lost contact with the deceased, or the number of beneficiaries is unclear.

Perhaps a beneficiary has lost capacity or died before or shortly after the deceased.

If the deceased died intestate and all beneficiaries are not known to the personal representative, it may be necessary to instruct genealogists to prepare a family tree and locate and contact those entitled to the estate under the intestacy rules.

As the personal representative of the deceased’s estate, it will be your responsibility to ensure that the estate is distributed correctly to those entitled.

If you have any queries with regard to how or when to distribute an estate, please contact our estate administration solicitors by emailing patrice.lawrence@tvedwards.com or calling us on 020 3440 800.

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Patrice was excellent – approachable, professional, friendly and very efficient. She took the time to explain what we didnt understand and was always helpful and polite. She was a pleasure to deal with… I am already using your conveyancing department! Thank you!

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