Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



This item is not yet published, but may be pre-ordered now for delivery when available.

Notify Me When In Stock

Published: 28 February 2022 (Estimated)

488 Pages


ISBN: 9780198846888

Request Inspection Copy

Bookseller Code (AG)

This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

New Edition

Wills, Probate and Estates

Seventh Edition

Edited by Padraic Courtney, Nuala Casey, Anne Stephenson, and John Glennon

Law Society of Ireland Manuals

  • Wills, Probate and Estates is part of the successful Law Society of Ireland Manuals series, which provides a unique guide to the law, practice, and procedure in Ireland
  • The manual offers detailed and comprehensive coverage of key aspects of this area of the law, including will drafting, extraction of grant, and administration of estates, and provides full information on the common law and statutory background, enabling readers to appreciate how legal theory is put into practice
  • The book focuses on current best practice and procedure, making it essential reading for trainee solicitors on the Law Society of Ireland's Professional Practice Course, as well as providing an excellent overview of the area for practitioners
  • With a strong emphasis on practicality, the manual is written by solicitors for solicitors, and includes example precedents so that students can familiarise themselves with the documentation they will encounter in professional life

New to this Edition:

  • This seventh edition has been fully updated to include recent legislative changes and their effect on practice, including: online Form SA2 Statement of Affairs (Probate) and Notice of Acknowledgement; Notice of Application; new form of Oath for Executor; online Charitable Bequest Form; new forms of combined Oath and Bond for Administrator Intestate and with Will Annexed; new Fees Order; changes to Probate Practice and Procedure; Civil Law (Presumption of Death) Act, 2019; and Trentdale Ltd v O'Shea [2018] IEHC 47.
  • The structure has been revised to continue to closely match the Professional Practice Course.

Also of Interest