Mark Riley

At MJR Solicitors we will help you achieve what you need without the legal jargon. Our experienced team provide expert legal advice on wills and estate planning, estate administration, lasting powers of attorney and dispute resolution. We conduct defence work, actively and decisively defending people who have had false allegations made against them.

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What Is Classed As A Deprivation of Assets?

When you’re looking towards your future and old age, one of the biggest issues you can face is having the money to pay for residential care or care and support at home. Whatever money you do have will be used ...
What is a Lasting Power of Attorney?

What Is A Lasting Power Of Attorney?

The role of a Lasting Power of Attorney and why it’s such an important document for you to have are two crucial factors to help and provide complete peace of mind for you and your family. If accident or illness ...
Financial Fraud Explained

Financial Fraud Explained

Financial fraud can occur through different means, including identity theft and property fraud, and it’s a crime that’s increasing at an alarming rate. While stats show that it’s overtaken other crime rates over the last couple of years, many people ...
What Are The Benefits Of Discretionary Will Trusts

What Are The Benefits Of Discretionary Will Trusts?

If you’re looking to make sure all your property and financial assets stay protected during life, giving you more flexibility should your circumstances change, and are distributed as you wish after your death, a Discretionary Will Trust is becoming an ...
Looking To Make A Will Online? Ask Yourself 3 Questions Before You Start

Looking To Make A Will Online? Ask Yourself 3 Questions Before You Start

Making a Will might seem like something you can keep putting off, particularly if you’re young. But making your Will is important, no matter what type it is or when you write it. You get to control what happens to ...
The Threshold Freeze On Inheritance Tax - What Does It Mean For You

The Threshold Freeze On Inheritance Tax – What Does It Mean For You?

It’s not a subject many people like to discuss, but estate planning for your loved ones after your death is essential. Planning early can ensure your financial affairs are all in order, especially in helping you reduce and manage your ...
What Is A Life Interest Trust?

What Is A Life Interest Trust?

When you make your Will to set out your final wishes, it's easy to include a trust that gives someone a life interest in your property or any other assets, without them actually leaving your estate. Life Interest Trusts are ...
What is a mirror will

What Is A Mirror Will?

When you make a will at any time of your life, you know your estate and your final wishes will be dealt with accordingly and how you wanted. So choosing the right type of will, one that’s relevant to your ...
What-Is-A-Transfer-Of-Equity

What Is A Transfer Of Equity?

If you currently own your home, either by yourself or as a couple, there may come a time when you want to legally transfer full or part ownership of it to yourself or someone else. It can be a straightforward ...
stamp duty holiday

Stamp Duty! What Is Happening Now?

The deadline is now SEPTEMBER I am sure has come as a welcome relief to sellers and purchasers throughout the country. The nerves were starting to show in recent months with buyers confirming if they did not complete before the ...