Making a Will during Covid-19

Making a Will during Covid-19 Social distancing measures introduced to prevent the spread of Covid-19 have changed the way legal professionals are managing an increased demand for their Will writing services. Creative ways of working are now more common with changes to the way that a Last Will and Testament is validly executed (signed and…

2020 Vision

My clients often tell me that making a Will is something that has been on their “to do list” for quite some time. It may span more than one or two lists of New Year’s Resolutions! After months of procrastinating, I recently updated my own Will to include an asset protection trust. It took a…

What is STEP?

What does STEP membership mean for Carisma Wills’ clients? STEP member profile The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, known as STEP, is the global professional association for practitioners who specialise in family inheritance and succession planning. STEP works to improve public understanding of the issues families face in this area and promotes education and high…

Free advice clinics

Free Wills and Estate Planning Advice Clinic Our Wills advice clinic gives your company a useful, free (and often unexpected) service that you can offer to your staff. We know from over a decade’s experience that an up-to-date Will provides peace of mind. And studies show that contented employees are more productive.  Are you a…

To do list

Hello 2019

Happy new year to all our existing clients! Thank you for choosing Carisma Wills for your estate planning. If you have decided that 2019 is the year you must cross off MAKE A WILL from your to-do list, we would love to help you through the process. Check out our 4 reasons to make a…

Expansion and growth for Carisma Wills

The Carisma Wills team are ready to meet new clients at 1A Tape Street, Cheadle, in the heart of the Staffordshire Moorlands. Newly refurbished offices, previously a bright pink tattoo parlour, are now a calm and airy space, with ample room for relaxed and confidential discussions. Daytime consultations and home-visit evening appointments are simple to…

Families come in all shapes and sizes

In over 13 wonderful years of working as an estates Paralegal I have never had two clients with identical circumstances; and that’s part of what makes the job so interesting and varied. Families come in all shapes and sizes. Second or third marriages are so much more common. Cohabiting is no longer unusual, but cohabiting…