When should you use a Probate Solicitor?
Deciding whether you need a probate solicitor largely depends on your individual circumstances. For example, if the deceased person had a small amount of money and owned little else, the process is much simpler, and you may be able to administer the estate yourself. If, however, the deceased person owned a property in their sole […]Read More
Don’t make writing a Will the last thing on your list
According to findings from the IRN’s biennial UK Wills & Probate Consumer Research Report, just 35% of adults surveyed have got round to making a Will. When asked why they have not yet written one, ‘I haven’t got round to it’ was cited as the most common answer. Sadly, this is not surprising as there […]Read More
‘Remember a Charity in Your Will’ Week
Once again, we’ll join our friends at Our Bury St Edmunds in celebrating everything our local business community has to offer during Independents Week (4 – 10 July 2022).Read More
Henrietta Brett celebrates full STEP membership
We’re delighted to announce that Wills and Probate Solicitor, Henrietta Brett, has become a member of The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).Read More
Three new appointments at Burnett Barker Solicitors
It has been a busy year to say the least and we’re delighted to welcome yet more legal talent to our Conveyancing, Family Law and Wills & Probate teams.Read More
Make a Will and help St Nicholas Hospice Care
Solicitors across West Suffolk and Thetford are offering to write or update Wills in return for a donation to St Nicholas Hospice Care instead of their usual fee, including us.Read More
What is an Executor and how do I choose who to appoint?
We explore the role of an Executor and why it is a good idea to have more than one.Read More
How to Leave a Gift to Charity in your Will
After you’ve carefully considered your loved ones, you may wish to leave a gift to a charity in your Will as part of your legacy. We discuss the benefits of doing so.Read More
Burnett Barker celebrates growth with four new hires
Burnett Barker Solicitors celebrates growth in business with four new appointments, including two new residential conveyancing solicitors, a probate executive and receptionist.Read More
How important is it to leave a digital legacy?
With the average number of social media and email accounts per person on the rise, now is a good time to think about how to leave a digital legacy.Read More