Where a deceased person, wherever resident at the date of death, held assets in the Isle of Man such as an insurance bond, insurance policy or monies in a bank account, it will be necessary for the personal representatives of the deceased person's estate to obtain a Grant of Representation – either a Grant of Probate (where the deceased left a will) or Letters of Administration where the deceased died intestate (leaving no will) – before the financial institution will release the assets to them to be administered.
Morale is high for the Dispute Resolution team at Simcocks as they win their third industry award in the space of just three months.
Simcocks has won the prestigious title of ‘Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year - Isle of Man’ following a recent shortlist nomination for the 2017 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Awards.
Simcocks Director, Christopher Arrowsmith, has won the title of 'Litigation and Dispute Resolution – Lawyer of the Year - Isle of Man' following a recent shortlist nomination for the Lawyer Monthly Private Client Awards 2016.
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Simcocks has been named a winner in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution category of the Corporate LiveWire Global Awards 2016.
Irini Newby, Taryn Pyle and Sarah Wolter completed the Glyders Loop challenge in Snowdonia as part of a demanding one-day team challenge.
The Isle of Man Funds Association has announced its rebranding and change of name to the Isle of Man Wealth & Fund Services Association.