The Legal News Blog

Although it is a New Year and I should be looking forward death is very much at the forefront of my mind at the moment. Just before Christmas I was invited to St John’s Hospice to see the beautiful lights and hear about the work and fundraising done

Obtaining the grant of probate from the Probate Registry in your name brings with it a duty of care not just to the beneficiaries of the estate but also to the deceased creditors. Issues can arise where the claimants and creditors are unknown or there

The number of cohabiting couples has risen by 25% over the past 10 years making cohabitees the fastest growing family type in the UK. Many people falsely believe in the myth of common law marriage. They think once they have been together for 2 years that

Wirral Editorial December Ruth Tibbett is Head of the Family Law Department at Wolf Law, a local Solicitor who prides herself on giving clear advice on legal issues together with friendly support and reassurance. Ruth has 26 years experience as a Family

At Christmas we are bombarded with films and advertisements in the media showing happy families enjoying spending time together.  Not all families are the same and through no fault of their own many people find themselves in a less ideal situation. It

Everybody always 'means' to make a Will, regrettably not everyone gets around to it. When a family is left behind after a death, they can flounder with the grief and shock of it all.  Putting steps in place to help and guide them can make it