September 27, 2019
Making a will is important, as it clarifies what will happen to your money and assets in the event of your death. While it is possible to get a template online and make your own, the danger is that even a slightly wrong wording can result in a will being contested, which is why it is recommended you check to make sure that your will is legal. Who can make a will? In order to make a will, you have to be over the age...
September 20, 2019
You may have seen articles talking about legal aid or changes to legal aid. It is designed to help people who need it, cover the costs of advice, mediation services or if you need to take a company to an employment or industrial tribunal. It is worth knowing what legal aid comprises of and whether or not you are eligible to claim it. Eligibility There are various factors involved in who can claim legal aid. One instance is if a defendant is likely to be...
September 13, 2019
Choosing a legal representative can be difficult. There are various factors that you need to consider in order to choose the right representative for you, and a big part of that is knowing the right questions in order to choose someone to represent you. Don’t be afraid to ask If a legal representative shies away or is evasive when you ask questions you may have to consider looking elsewhere. A lot of people associate law firms with being cold or distant, but this is not...
September 6, 2019
There are a lot of companies out there offering legal services. Choosing someone to represent you can be difficult. However, one massive factor that should be considered is whether or not the person is a legal specialist or a legal representative. The difference Technically, a person can represent themselves if they wish to do so. The problem with this is not having the background knowledge. It is also the case that you can hire someone to represent you in court who is not necessarily specifically...