Administering 2 estates upon a second death

Being the executor of an estate is not a simple task and obtaining a grant of probate can be a long and complex process. It is almost impossible to predict what complications are going to be uncovered during the administration. One of the more complicated but unfortunately relatively common issues that we come across in this industry is that the deceased was the recipient of an Estate that was never administered and only discovered by executors upon the second death. Unfortunately this is not a complication that can be ignored it and it needs to be handled proactively. The first … Continue reading Administering 2 estates upon a second death