Date: 20th June 2018
Time: 10.00 am for 10.30 am start – 4.30 pm
Venue: TBC – Turcan Connell’s Edinburgh or Glasgow offices
Who should attend: Anyone dealing with cross border legacies and who would benefit from an introduction to the two jurisdictions’ probate rules
Cost: ILM Members £120; Non-members £150
A new course aimed at providing delegates with a basic introduction to the differing probate rules of the Scottish and English & Welsh jurisdictions.
The Scottish Probate section will be led by Peter Littlefield and Gavin McEwan of Turcan Connell and will look at issues such as what makes a valid testamentary document under Scottish rules and forced heirship provisions.
The English & Welsh Probate section will be led by Nichola Sims, ILM’s Training Manager, and will cover the terms of and requirements for a valid will under English & Welsh law, and a brief introduction to the issues of capacity and knowledge & approval.