bto solicitors - Corporate & Commercial Business Lawyers Glasgow Edinburgh Scotland

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Where there’s a ‘Will’, there’s a way…

We know that there is never a right time..., but you really do need to consider your Will and make sure that all is in order. And, while you’re at it, let’s discuss a Power of Attorney. This update session, delivered by our Wills, Estates and Succession Planning team, will provide an overview of the reasons why all of us, without exception, need to consider our death and possible incapacity and make sure that our affairs reflect our current wishes and circumstances.

Date: Tuesday, 17 March 2020

Time: 12:30 - 13:30

Location: BTO Solicitors LLP 48 St Vincent Street Glasgow G2 5HS


Ross Brown, Partner

Emma Donaldson, Associate

Katie Coates, Senior Solicitor

David White, Solicitor




12:00: Registration

12:30: Seminar + Q&A

13:30: Informal buffet lunch


Free of charge



  • Key points to consider
  • Who has a possible claim on your Estate?
  • Which assets sit outside the scope of your Will?
  • Inheritance Tax and a tax efficient Will
  • Ways to preserve assets for the next generation
  • Examples of where it can go wrong

Power of Attorney

  • The importance of putting in place a Power of Attorney
  • The types of Attorney and key powers to be aware of
  • Choosing a suitable Attorney or Attorneys to act
  • The creation and formation of a Power of Attorney - registration and operation
  • What are your duties as an Attorney?
  • Costly Alternative – Guardianship Orders


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Contact BTO


  • 48 St. Vincent Street
  • Glasgow
  • G2 5HS
  • T:+44 (0)141 221 8012
  • F:+44 (0)141 221 7803


  • One Edinburgh Quay
  • Edinburgh
  • EH3 9QG
  • T:+44 (0)131 222 2939
  • F:+44 (0)131 222 2949