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What happens when a lost will is found?

Nia Wharry, Partner, Head of Wills & Estate Planning-

This case highlights how important it is to know where your Will is so that your loved ones can access it after your death. The article highlights how intestate beneficiaries had to relinquish their inheritance because an original Will was found years after the deceased’s death. We offer a free Will storage service so you and your loved ones will always know where the location of your Will.

The British Red Cross, WWF UK, Brooke, the RSPCA and the PDSA argued in court that they were due money from the sale of a house that should have been left to Patricia Deeley.

Five animal and humanitarian charities have won a share of an estate worth at least £500,000 after a will was discovered six years after the death of the person who made it.


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