Attorney of an executrix who has lost mental capacity can administer an estate in her place. In the recent case of Whittaker v Hancock, the High Court held that where an executrix of a will had lost mental capacity, her attorney under a property and financial affairs lasting power of attorney (‘LPA’) could be appointed…
The preservation of landed estates for future generations is a constantly evolving field.
We have experts advising clients on how best to organise their affairs to allow each generation of the family to enjoy the amenities of the estate, and then for them to be preserved to pass down to the next generation.
In order to achieve this aim, the capital value must be preserved – and this is the point which we can address.
We are very used to being part of a team of accountants, land agents and clients working together to fulfill that object.