A cautionary tale for attorneys


Head of our Wills, Trusts and Probate Team, Zoe Fleming, explains about the importance of a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) and the limits placed on attorneys to assist you in relation to gifts and transfer of property.

Wills and Probate

Understanding divorce jargon – a glossary of terms


Divorce proceedings are tough enough without having to struggle with the legal jargon. Our Family Law Team has created a glossary to help you understand some of our more commonly used terms.

Family Law

Trainee seat rotation


Zoe Ratcliffe is about to take on a new challenge with Marsden Rawsthorn... it's time for a trainee seat rotation. Here she is to tell you more about her legal experience so far.

Tricky terminology: We explain what it all means


At times, our Wills, Probate and Trusts Team may need to use some complicated legal terms. We set out to explain some tricky terminology so that you can better understand our legal documents.

Wills and Probate

Do you need to register your Trust?


For new trusts or trusts that are now required to be registered on the TRS, Marsden Rawsthorn can act as your agent and oversee registration. Victoria Harcourt explains more.

Wills and Probate

Autism Awareness Day: How to protect vulnerable children


This Autism Awareness Day, our Wills, Probate and Trusts Team explains how you can plan for and protect vulnerable or SEN children. Find out how Marsden Rawsthorn can help.

Wills and Probate

Temporary debt recovery restrictions have ended


Debt recovery restrictions brought in last year to safeguard businesses affected by the Coronavirus pandemic, have ended. Julie Flynn shares what that means for businesses.

Disputes and Resolution

Why are searches needed for a property purchase?


Looking to buy a new home? You'll need to have searches carried out. For what and why? Jenni Shoreman from our Residential Property Team explains.

Residential Property

What to do when someone dies


Our Wills, Probate and Trusts Team explains what to do when someone dies, as all of their assets and liabilities need to be properly handled. Find out how Marsden Rawsthorn can help.

Wills and Probate

How long does an LPA last?


Our Wills, Probate and Trusts Team explains what the Lasting Powers of Attorney is, when you might consider one and how long it lasts. Read on to find out more.

Wills and Probate

Much-awaited ‘no-fault divorce’ comes into force in April


Solicitor Lauren Townson and chartered legal executive Lyndsey Kiley from our Family Law Team explain why they welcome new 'no-fault divorce' laws and how Marsden Rawsthorn can help you.

Family Law

10 reasons why you should make a will


Nicola Birchall, a chartered legal executive from our Wills, Probate and Trusts team explains why it's so important to write a will and exactly how Marsden Rawsthorn can help you.

Wills and Probate

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