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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Williams, Mortimer and Sunnucks: Executors, Administrators and Probate 20th ed isbn 9780414024342

Williams, Mortimer and Sunnucks: Executors, Administrators and Probate 19th ed

ISBN13: 9780421906600
New Edition ISBN: 9780414024342
Previous Edition ISBN: 0421653302
Published: December 2007
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

The authority on personal representatives and distribution of estates, Williams, Mortimer & Sunnucks: Executors, Administrators and Probate:-

  • Provides comprehensive analysis of the law of probate and the administration of estates, showing how it applies in practice
  • Gives guidance on debatable points, to provide a point of reference when difficult issues arise
  • Shows how the law applies in all aspects of probate and the administration of estates, covering the grant of probate and of administration, non-contentious and contentious practice, devolution and liability, and the administration and distribution of assets
  • Provides expanded coverage of family provision, the foreign element and personal representatives, giving you more guidance on these changing areas
  • Deals with the impact on probate and the administration of estates of the Trustee Act 2000, Civil Partnership Act 2005, Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Human Rights legislation
  • Presents you with an in-depth analysis of case law, showing you how and why the outcomes were reached so that you can apply them to your case
  • Covers the conflict of laws so you know how the law of probate applies in different jurisdictions, and what to do if this affects your clients
  • Presents summaries at the start of each chapter to help you find your way around the text more quickly
  • Reproduces the statutory instruments, rules, orders and forms

Wills and Probate
First Steps
The Grant of Probate
The Grant of Administration
Non-Contentious Practice
Contentious Practice
Devolution and Liability
Administration of Assets
Family Provision
Administration and Other Assets
Distribution of Assets
Rules and Orders
Table of Distribution on Intestacy