HOW DO I REVOKE A WILL?

Make sure the legal formalities are followed when you make any change to your legal will or uncertainty and unnecessary expense can result. Recently the Supreme Court was faced with a situation in which a legal will had been made and was held by solicitors, but the client later wrote to them saying that she had made a new will and the one they were holding was cancelled. The problem was, despite exhaustive enquiries and searching no-one could find any record of another will. For a will to be revoked in this way the document must be witnessed...

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