If a loved one has died, the prospect of sorting out their financial affairs and estate can be daunting.
When you are called on to administer the estate of someone who has passed away, there is often a lot to deal with at this already difficult time. Our efficient and experienced Probate team can help relieve the stress by assisting you every step of the way. Not only will we make the experience as stress-free as possible, our experienced Probate Manager Laura Connolly, will also ensure that everything is dealt with correctly and in a timely manner.
We can either help to implement the terms of the will or look after the distribution of the estate, which might include dealing with property, business assets, debts and more.
Our Litigation team is close at hand to assist should there be a challenge to the validity of a will or claim against the estate.
We offer a range of services which can be tailored to your needs. Our specialist Probate Manager can help with many areas from applying for a Grant of Probate through to dealing with the administration of the estate.
The team is led by Phil Games who is highly experienced in the trusts and private client field. He is an acknowledged expert and is recommended, together with other members of the trusts team, in both Chambers UK and The Legal 500 publications.
Many members of our trusts team are also members of the Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners (STEP). STEP is the global professional association for practitioners who specialise in family inheritance and succession planning and members are internationally recognised as experts in their field, with proven qualifications and experience.
Our team has a proven track record in working effectively with clients who need to implement Isle of Man estate planning. We also have considerable experience with the administration of international estates that hold multi-jurisdictional assets.