Category Archives: Wills and Probate

Consumers remain at risk from cowboy will writers

The Law Society has reacted with disappointment to the Government’s decision not to regulate will writers. The Government’s decision, announced today, rejects advice from the Legal Services Board (LSB) based on evidence of dishonesty, incompetence and bad practice by unregulated … Continue reading

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Law Society welcomes proposed consumer protection for those making a will

. . But failure to regulate estate administration ‘risks consumers losing everything’ The oversight regulator of lawyers in England and Wales has recommended to Government that will writing activities should be regulated, in response to a long-running campaign by the … Continue reading

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