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First Things First

Losing a loved one is a difficult time. Coming to terms with a death in itself is distressing, we will help lighten the load by taking away the administration and additional unwelcome burden as well as providing the benefit of our years of experience in this complex field.

"Everything you did was excelent and of a very high standard. Thank you. Was most helpful on all occasions, many thanks. Cannot find fault with the service provided by Nick Smith."
Clients of the Probate Department at Mansfield

You cannot be expected to do everything straight away but in the first five days we suggest you

1. Contact us

2. notify the family doctor

3. register the death at the Registry Office

4. locate and obtain the Will and let us have it

5. contact the funeral director to begin the arrangements (we can recommend if required)

6. securing and protecting any property that the deceased was living in

It is important you make contact with us as soon as possible so we can work with you through this difficult time. We will give you much needed support in those daunting first few days.