We know dealing with probate can be daunting and stressful. Our team will guide you through the process and ensure that your interests are protected.

Jersey Probate Law

Parslows are Jersey probate specialists.

Probate is the legal process where the estate of a deceased person is dealt with. An executor will be named to administer the estate where a person has made a will. If there is no will, the next of kin will be appointed by the probate court as administrators instead. Probate provides the executor or the administrator legal authority to administer the estate.

We work with executors or administrators in Jersey, the UK and worldwide to assist with Jersey Probate applications. The type of Jersey probate application and the documentation required will depend on where the deceased was domiciled.

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Parslows Jersey probate services

Our services include fast track Jersey probate applications, attorney executorship applications and representations to the Royal Court. We also act as professional executors through Parslows Executors Limited, our Jersey trust corporation.

We provide straightforward, knowledgeable advice to help you obtain the Jersey grant of probate (or letters of administration where there is no will). We’re committed to offering a well-organised and discreet service at all times.

Why choose Parslows as your Jersey probate lawyers?

At Parslows, we understand that dealing with probate can be a daunting and stressful experience. Our team of experienced Jersey probate lawyers are here to guide you through the process and ensure that your interests are protected. We will take the time to listen to your concerns and give advice tailored to your circumstances.

We understand that every family is different, and we will work with you to find the best solution for your needs. With decades of experience, we are one of the leading law firms in Jersey, and we have a proven track record in successfully handling probate cases.

The links below provide a helpful overview of our legal expertise in critical areas in Jersey Probate.

Fast Track Jersey Probate

If you are the executor of a will of someone who died in the UK, Guernsey or the Isle of Man (or you have been appointed as administrator of the estate if there is no will) and you have obtained a Grant of Probate or Letters of Administration, we can assist with a fast track Jersey probate application.

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Jersey Probate Application for Foreign Estates (non-UK, Guernsey or the Isle of Man domicile)

If you are the appointed executor (or you have been appointed as administrator of the estate if there is no will) of someone who died overseas with Jersey assets, our team of specialist probate lawyers can assist the executor or administrator in obtaining Jersey probate to release the Jersey assets.

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Jersey Probate Application for Jersey Residents

As a Jersey executor of someone who died domiciled in Jersey (or Jersey administrator where there is no will), you may need specialist probate advice to comply with the legal rules when distributing the deceased estate. Parslows probate lawyers can provide ad hoc legal advice to the executor. If you so require, we can be appointed, through Parslows Executors Limited, our Jersey trust corporation, as executors to deal with the estate and its distribution formally.

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Jersey Probate Application to Register Wills of Immovable Estate

Under Jersey law, a will of immovable property will act as a conveyance of the property. Parslows probate lawyers assist clients in registering such wills in the Royal Court public registry.

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Contentious Jersey Probate – Wills, Succession and Inheritance Disputes

Contentious probate is any dispute relating to the administration of a deceased person’s estate. Whether you have a dispute over the value of estate assets, the provision left for you in the deceased Jersey will (légitime), or whether you are an executor dealing with feuding beneficiaries or need to know how to remove an executor, Parslows’ contentious probate lawyers can help.

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Jersey probate law resources

At Parslows, we are committed to providing our clients with the best possible service. That’s why we have a library of articles and blogs on different areas of Jersey probate law. Here are some of our most useful resources:


Get the Jersey probate advice you need today

In cases where there is a dispute or a challenge to the deceased estate, Parslows contentious Jersey probate lawyers in resolving such disputes. Our experience extends to issues concerning the validity of a will, disputes over inheritance (légitime and caveat) or where an executor is failing to act in accord with the deceased’s wishes.

Parslows is one of the leading providers of Jersey probate services and legal advice, and our reputation as pragmatic but sensitive lawyers is second to none. As experts in Jersey probate matters, we’re quickly becoming the go-to firm for this service.

If you require assistance obtaining Jersey probate or wish to dispute or challenge a Jersey will, our experienced probate professionals are here to advise you every step of the way. Request a free call back from one of the Parslows team today.

What our clients say

“Yes, I’m so appreciative with your great services !”

Thanks a lot for all of you again 🙏🏼

Probate client from Hong Kong

Wills, Probate & Estate Planning December 7, 2023

“Thank you very much for this…”

I must say I was very impressed with the way you delivered your services and will not hesitate to contact you in future should the need arise.

Lasting Power of Attorney client – October 2023

Wills, Probate & Estate Planning November 21, 2023

“Thank you..”

Thank you Beverley, and Natalie, for making this process as easy for us as you have done, it is appreciated.

Lasting Power of Attorney client – October 2023

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“Recommendable company…”

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UK Probate client – October 2023

Wills, Probate & Estate Planning October 6, 2023

“Swift and painless process…”

Thank you Beverly for such a swift and painless process.

UK Executor – fast track probate client

Wills, Probate & Estate Planning October 3, 2023

“Swift response…”

Thank you for your swift response to this I am very impressed that it has been dealt with so promptly!

Wills, Probate & Estate Planning September 19, 2023

“Professional service…”

Can I take this opportunity to thank the team for your efficient and professional service and you personally for the manner in which you dealt with any queries I had. It does make a difference.

Wills, Probate & Estate Planning September 19, 2023

“We would definitely use you again…”

Many thanks for dealing with this matter, so easily.
We would definitely use you again, when the opportunity arises.

Probate London law firm client August 18, 2023

“Excellent service…”

Thank you very much for your excellent service.
The Jersey Grant arrived in the post this morning.

Fast Track Probate client July 6, 2023