Probate Fees

Applying for the grant, collecting and distributing the assets


We anticipate this will take between 6 and 7 hours work at £250.00 per hour. Total costs estimated at -£1,500.00 – £1,750.00 (+VAT).


The exact cost will depend on the individual circumstances of the matter. For example, if there is one beneficiary and no property, costs will be at the lower end of the range. If there are multiple beneficiaries, a property and multiple bank accounts, costs will be at the higher end.


What does the quote cover?

We will handle the full process for you. This quote is for estates where:



Disbursements included in this fee:



Disbursements are costs related to your matter that are payable to third parties, such as court fees. We handle the payment of the disbursements on your behalf to ensure a smoother process.


Potential additional costs



How long will this take?


On average, estates that fall within this range are dealt with within 4-6 months. Typically, obtaining the grant of probate takes 2-3 weeks. Collecting assets then follows, which can take between 4-6 weeks. Once this has been done, we can distribute the assets, which normally takes 1-2 weeks.