Legal Ombudsman on dire state of lawyer-drafted Wills

Apr 20, 2021

As people get more and more comfortable with Wills from Will-specialists (rather than lawyers) we came across this report from the legal ombudsman.

Complaints galore, despite Will-writing being generally outside of the legal ombudsman’s remit – because Will-writing is not regulated. This is why people need to trust qualified Will specialists, and ideally individuals recognised as Estate Planners by the Society of Trust & Estate Planners (STEP).

Read the full report (PDF)