Our wills probate and trusts team are professional, experienced, friendly and approachable – just what you need to assist you to deal with the uncertainties and certainties of life. We can help with:

  • Wills & Living Wills – including inheritance tax advice and tax efficient wills.
  • Probate – dealing with the affairs of some-one who has died, whether or not they left a will, including disputed estates.
  • Powers of Attorney – giving some-one else the power to deal with your financial affairs or setting out your wishes for medical treatment for a time when you are not able to make these clear yourself.
  • Court of Protection – dealing with the affairs of those who are vulnerable due to mental incapacity or youth.
  • Trusts and tax planning – for your benefit or that of your family.

We’re used to finding solutions, whether the problem is an ailing parent, an improvident spouse, a handicapped child, a fractured family or reducing or avoiding liability for inheritance tax or capital gains tax.

Our People

Black and white photo of Tim Wilton
Tim Wilton
Pontefract Office
Tim has been with Hartley & Worstenholme as a paralegal, a trainee solicitor, solicitor and became a Partner in 2018.
He deals with all aspects or private client work including wills, trusts and powers of attorney.
Tim also works in our family department and can assist with matters relating to divorce, domestic abuse and children.
To email Tim, click here.

Alic Wright
Solicitor – Wills, Probate & Trusts
Castleford Office

Alic joined the firm in May 2022. Alic qualified as a Private Client solicitor in 2018 and specialises in all areas of Private Client work, including Wills, Powers of Attorney and Estate Administration. In his spare time Alic enjoys playing and watching sports, particularly football and cricket. He also enjoys spending time with his family and friends..

To email Alic, click here.