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Monthly Archives: October 2018

Loss of Mental Capacity. Can a Will still be made or amended?

Loss of Mental Capacity. Can a Will still be made or amended?

31/10/2018

Can a Will be made or amended where somebody loses mental capacity? As you will know Private Client Departments of Law Firms are always saying why clients should make a Will. Whether that is to ensure… Your Family and loved ones are catered for To avoid your estate being administered under the outdated and antiquated […]


Jacksons announce new staff and partner promotions

Jacksons announce new staff and partner promotions

16/10/2018

Jacksons Law Firm continues to grow with the appointment of new team members and staff promotions. Amie Callan has been recruited to the firm as head of finance and is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accounts (ACCA) and the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT).    Prior to joining Jacksons she worked in senior […]


Four Reasons to Make a Will

Four Reasons to Make a Will

10/10/2018

I was recently put on the spot by our Managing Partner Jane Armitage at an event to name in my opinion the four main factors that should drive people to make a Will. I have to admit being slightly flustered as it is incredibly difficult to narrow it down to just four! Wills provide certainty […]


Ambiguous Resignations

Ambiguous Resignations

09/10/2018

A recent judgment in the case of East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust v Levy has reminded us that employers should give careful consideration to all the circumstances when deciding whether to accept employee resignations and whether or not that resignation can be withdrawn. The full judgment can be read here. In this case, […]


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