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Are you going through a separation or looking at separating during lockdown?

Here is our advice for married couples separating during this unprecedented time. Coronavirus has stopped life as we know it for some time now and our country is effectively in... Read more

NHS and Keyworker Discounts – A small Thank You from the Dodds family to yours

We are offering all NHS staff and Key Workers discounted rates on Will and Lasting Power of Attorney services. We can see how crucial our NHS staff and Key Workers... Read more

Claire Brown on starting a new job and the Wills process during lockdown

Dodds Solicitors LLP welcomes a new Wills and Probate Solicitor Claire Brown and Claire tells us all about her first week at Dodds amidst the current lockdown. “The last few... Read more

Dodds Welcome Claire Brown, Head of Wills & Probate!

Dodds Solicitors LLP are pleased to announce the arrival of a new team member, Claire Brown, an experienced Wills and Probate Solicitor, who will be heading up the department. Welcome... Read more
6th December 2018

SRA Transparency Rules Cost & Service – Probate

Probate: Range of costs (with fixed fee for additional work) and fixed fee Our Wills and Probate department team headed up by Samantha Downs, who has a vast amount of... Read more
18th September 2018

The Queen of Soul

As many of you will be aware the legendary Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin passed away recently. You may be surprised to learn that although she was very wealthy (some... Read more
14th August 2018

Do I need to obtain Probate?

This is a question we get asked a lot. But before I answer this question, you need to know what Probate is. So, what is Probate? Probate is the legal... Read more
10th May 2018

Grant of Probate, To Be or Not to Be?

That is the question you may have if a relative has passed away recently and left a Will. One of the trends of modern society is that generally we are... Read more
16th April 2018

Inheritance Act Claims Time is of the Essence

Many people do not realise that if there is a dispute within a family after someone has died that you may only have a very short time to put in... Read more
28th February 2018

Did you hear Samantha Downs on BBC Radio Leicester talking about Lasting Powers of Attorney and the registration fee refunds?

If the answer is no, then you can hear her by clicking this link – www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05vt5rw. Sam can be heard from 1 hour 13 minutes in if you want to... Read more