Applying for the grant, collecting and distributing the assets
We anticipate this will take between 8 and 12 hours at £235 per hour. Total costs estimated at £1,500-£3,000 (+VAT).
The exact cost will depend on the individual circumstances of the matter. For example, if there is one beneficiary and no property, costs will be at the lower end of the range. If there are multiple beneficiaries, a property and multiple bank accounts, costs will be at the higher end.
We will handle the full process for you. This quote is for estates where:
Disbursements not included in this fee:
Disbursements are costs related to your matter that are payable to third parties, such as court fees. We handle the payment of the disbursements on your behalf to ensure a smoother process.
Potential additional costs
How long will this take?On average, estates that fall within this range are dealt with within 3-6 months. Typically, obtaining the grant of probate takes 8-12 weeks. Collecting assets then follows, which can take between 2-4 weeks. Once this has been done, we can distribute the assets, which normally takes 4 weeks.