The National Will Register

 
17 September, 2018 12:40:53

The search is simple, the unforeseen complications might not be


Afonwy Howell-Pryce, Solicitor, Head of Private Client at Robertsons Solicitors: “Having used Certainty numerous times to find a Will of the deceased, Robertsons thought it would be advantageous to also register our Wills. Not only does it assist bereaved people trying to locate a Will but also adds security to our clients to know that their Will is registered amongst the other benefits that Certainty have to offer.”

Robertsons Solicitors is a multi-disciplinary law firm that have provided a first-class service since 1903.

They are one of thousands of law firms that exercise best practice when dealing with an estate and use Certainty the National Will Register to search for Wills that have been registered and those that have not.

Certainty Will Search Combined:
1. Checks the National Will Register (7.7 million Wills records in the system)
2. Searches nationally in geographically targeted areas for Wills that have not been registered! If a Will is not registered, a search notification is sent to law firms (both members of Certainty and non-members) and Will writers (IPW & SWW members)
3. A Will search report is issued at the end of the search. This can be placed on file to demonstrate that adequate steps have been taken to prove the last Will or that a Will did not exist

A Certainty Will Search Combined is an allowable disbursement from the estate of £95 +vat.

To find out how a Certainty Will Search finds unknown Wills, proves last Wills and therefore protects all involved in the distribution of an estate call 0330 100 3660 or email enquiries@certainty.co.uk for further information.

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