We have set out below a sample of a few resources that may be of some assistance to a personal representative in dealing with the administration of the estate and claims made in connection with the estate.
A checklist of what to do when someone dies can be found at www.gov.uk.
HM Courts and Tribunals Service Publication: How to obtain probate – “A guide for people acting without a solicitor” can be found at. www.justice.gov.uk.
Bereavement Support can be found at: www.crusebereavementcare.org.uk.
The Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists Code of Conduct for disputes can be found at: http://www.actaps.com/codeofconduct.cfm
The Civil Procedure Rules governing probate, inheritance and presumption of death claims can by found at https://www.justice.gov.uk/courts/procedure-rules/civil/rules/part57