Traditionally law firms, banks and other professional executors have been permitted to charge a fixed percentage of the value of an estate, much like the fixed commission charged by an estate agent for the sale of a property.
At Stephen Rimmer LLP we do not consider this to always be a fair model for charging or in the best interests of our clients and estate beneficiaries.
We seek to apply a fair and transparent fee for the work undertaken. However, it is not always possible to know at the outset precisely what work might be needed.
In the circumstances we like to give our clients two options;