When a family member or other loved one dies, it can be hard for those closest to them to move on and find any sort of closure, particularly while work is ongoing to settle the deceased’s estate. As a result, a question of common concern to the recently bereaved is; ‘how long will it take to settle the estate?’ 

Unfortunately, there is no definitive answer to this question. Generally the time taken will depend on the size and complexity of the estate – the bigger or more complex the estate, the longer it is likely to take to administer.

Factors that can affect the timescales involved include:

One of the best ways to ensure an estate is settled as quickly and efficiently as possible is to use professional Executry & Probate solicitors. They will also be able to use their experience and judgement to give you an indication of the expected length of the process.

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Our Executry & Probate solicitors in Glasgow, Scotland, can help you to wind up the estate of a loved one in Scotland quickly and effectively. Based in Glasgow, we help clients throughout Scotland including Ayrshire, Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Dundee, Paisley, East Kilbride and Stirling. Contact us today to find out more about the services we offer. Call us on {{CONTACT_NUMBER}} or fill in our contact form.