Lilly Whale: Best practice to ensure that a will is watertight

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Lilly Whale: "Whatever the thought process is, documenting their reasoning is crucial and ideally this should be done by retaining detailed contemporaneous notes of what the testator has said about their circumstances and their wishes at the time of writing their will."
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Lilly Whale: "Whatever the thought process is, documenting their reasoning is crucial and ideally this should be done by retaining detailed contemporaneous notes of what the testator has said about their circumstances and their wishes at the time of writing their will."

The number of inheritance disputes increased to a new high in 2020, writes lawyer Lilly Whale. Here she explains how to make a watertight will...

Private wealth practitioners may be unnerved to learn that the number of inheritance disputes increased to a new high in 2020, and that - for a variety of reasons - individuals seem more willing th...

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