Trusts & Succession - Trusts Administration Archives | Wakefields Lawyers
October 11, 2022


The trusts landscape has changed drastically over the last three years after being relatively consistent for more than half a century. Trusts and trustees in this […]
January 27, 2020

Stay in the loop as a trustee! Major changes coming 2021.

For the first time in 70 years there are major changes coming to the laws that govern the establishment and operation of trusts. The Trusts Act […]
October 31, 2019

Thinking About Becoming a Trustee?

From time to time you may be asked to be a trustee of a trust for someone – be it a friend, colleague or relative. While […]
July 30, 2018

‘Digital Assets’ – What Exactly Are They?

  Welcome back to our tech blogs! Our last tech blog was on the digital estate planning of your crypto assets. Since then we’ve presented at a […]
March 29, 2018

Can You Make an Electronic Will?

Can you execute an electronic will?  Possibly, but currently the options are extremely limited. While the Wills Act 2007 does contemplate the possibility of executing a […]
July 26, 2017

Ask a Lawyer: Does a Will Outright a Trust?

Ask a Lawyer: Does a Will Outright a Trust? From the Wealth Protection Team A reader wrote to us and asked: ‘Does a will outright a trust?’ By […]
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