There are a number of reasons why you or your relative may be more likely to need legal advice as they get older, including decisions surrounding care funding, medical decisions, and their estate. Receiving expert and independent advice is extremely important, and can give you and your relative real piece of mind about all legal matters.
Below you can find a guide to organisations providing free legal advice in Essex.
Citizens Advice are a government-funded institution that provide free and impartial legal advice to people throughout the country. In Essex, they operate through over 20 different offices, and welcome drop-in visits to discuss you and your relative’s needs.
It is hard to overstate the importance of writing a will correctly, avoiding the risk of your relative’s wishes for their estate not being met. For this reason, most people who write a will decide to enlist professional help from a solicitors or will-writing agency.
Below you can find our guide on writing a will, as well as information on will writing services in Essex, and how much you can expect to pay for their help.