Category Archives: WILLS & SUCCESSION PLANNING

Advance Healthcare Directive

An Advance Healthcare Directive (AHD) is a legal document that outlines an individual’s preferences and instructions for medical treatment in case they become unable to communicate or make decisions due to illness or incapacity. Contact us to book a consultation to guide you through the process of tailoring Advance Healthcare Directive to your needs.

Understanding Advanced Healthcare Directives: A Guide to Planning for Your Future Care

They came in under the Mental Health Capacity Act 2015, and they are a very valuable document and one worth considering in terms of your own succession planning. Definition and Purpose of Advanced Healthcare Directives An advanced healthcare directive is a legal document which sets out your will and preference with regard to any health […]

In-Depth Insights into Settlements & Trusts

Settlements and Trusts serve as powerful tools in estate planning, asset protection, and tax management. Their popularity continues to rise as individuals seek efficient ways to secure their wealth and pass it on to future generations. To embark on this journey, it’s crucial to grasp the fundamentals. What Are Settlements and Trusts? At its core, […]

Settlements & Trusts

A Settlement is an arrangement in which property or assets are transferred (or settled) to a Trusted individual (the Trustee) for the purpose of managing and safeguarding them on behalf of another person or group of people (the Beneficiaries). This legal relationship, known as a Trust, ensures that the assets are handled in accordance with […]

Probate Simplified: A Guide to Estate Planning

Probate might sound complicated, but it’s just a part of sorting out someone’s things after they’ve passed away. It’s like making sure their belongings go where they wanted or as per the rules. If you’re unsure about probate or just curious, this guide will help you understand it better. At the end of the day, […]

Ensuring Smooth Transitions: The Significance of selecting the right Personal Representatives

When it comes to carrying out your post-death wishes and instructions, your Personal Representatives play a crucial role. Therefore, it is important to understand what the role may involve. What is a Personal Representatives A Personal Representative is the umbrella term used to refer to Executors or Administrators and these are the individuals appointed to […]

Water Park Golf Society Swings for a Cause

Water Park Golf Society Swings for a Cause As captain of the Water Park Golf Society for 2023/2024. I’m excited to share the incredible success of our recent Tremor Golf Outing fundraiser. We raised an impressive 1400 euros, a testament to the generosity and spirit of our golfing community. The funds were proudly presented to […]

Making a Will

Making a will refers to the process of outlining, in writing, how you want your assets dealt with and distributed after your death. A Will is an important document that can help minimise legal disputes and ensure that your wishes are carried out. Your Will should be created with the help of a professional , […]

Navigating the Legal Landscape: Understanding the Importance of Making a Will

The careful process of writing a will is essential for estate planning and inheritance rights because it protects one’s property and guarantees the smooth distribution of wealth to designated recipients. In this presentation, Peter O’Connor & Son Solicitors carefully breaks down the complex realm of creating a will and clarifies the legal nuances that support […]