The Legal Services Board (which oversees the regulation of legal services in England and Wales) has announced that will writing and estate administration services are now to be brought within the scope of legal services regulation. This briefing discusses the implications of legislation.

For further information in relation to disputes please contact Alison Regan, partner, or Gareth Ledsham, solicitor - senior associate.

For further information in relation to drafting wills and the administration of estates please contact Kieran Bowe, partner.

Regulating Will Writers - April 2012.pdf