Insights

INSIGHTS

Embracing Change: The Introduction of No-Fault Divorce and the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020

The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020, which came into effect on 6 April 2022,...
June 7, 2024

Navigating Property Disputes: Insights and Solutions from Midwinters Solicitors

Property disputes can easily arise in real estate, often leading to complex legal battles that...
May 21, 2024

Divorce Finances: A Comprehensive Guide for Separating Couples in Cheltenham

In April 2022, England and Wales underwent a significant legal transformation with the implementation of...
May 17, 2024

Navigating Commercial Leases: Understanding the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954

With commercial property leases, the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 (LTA) plays a pivotal role,...
April 19, 2024

What do I need to think about when making a Will?

What do I need to think about when making a Will?   When making a...
April 16, 2024

Applying to the Court of Protection to be a Deputy

If someone loses mental capacity and can no longer make their own decisions, the Court...
April 5, 2024

Navigating the Path: A Landlord’s Guide to Tenant Rights, Responsibilities, and Potential Pitfalls

As the private rental market continues to expand, with approximately 4.5 million homes in England...
March 20, 2024

Do I need a Solicitor to make a Will?

Do I need a Solicitor to make a Will?   Having made the sensible decision...
March 4, 2024

Unlocking Solutions: Embracing Alternative Dispute Resolution in Family Law

With family law, navigating disputes can be emotionally draining and financially burdensome. The conventional court...
February 23, 2024

Why Make a Will?

Why Make a Will?   It is estimated that only 4 in 10 people in...
February 8, 2024

Do I Need Probate?

When a person dies, whatever they leave behind has to be administered. However, whether or...
January 24, 2024

What do I need to think about when making an LPA?

What do I need to think about when making a Lasting Power of Attorney? When...
November 22, 2023

Do I need a Solicitor to obtain Probate?

Do I need a Solicitor to obtain Probate? Any Executor named in someone’s Will has...
September 12, 2023

The Government Increases the Statutory Legacy

The Government Increases the Statutory Legacy If you die without leaving a valid Will, you...
July 20, 2023

Do I need a Lasting Power of Attorney?

Do I Need a Lasting Power of Attorney? Lasting Powers of Attorney are a critical...
June 29, 2023

What are the risks of being an Executor?

What are the risks of being an Executor? Being named as an Executor in someone’s...
May 18, 2023

Midwinters online Family help

Midwinters Family department have teamed up with Settify, a company that provides a secure online...
April 19, 2023

How do I sort out my finances if I get divorced?

If you have decided to separate, you will need to give consideration to your financial...
March 21, 2023

I have a Grant of Probate – what do I do now?

I have a Grant of Probate – what do I do now? The issuing of...
March 21, 2023

What is Probate?

What is Probate? Probate is an important process and places considerable responsibility on the Executor...
March 21, 2023

How do I get divorced?

If you have sadly concluded that your marriage is at an end, you may well...
March 21, 2023