Co-op Legal Services provide legal services to private individuals across six areas: Probate, Wills, Family Law, Personal Injury, Employment and Conveyancing. They are the largest provider of Probate and Estate administration services in England and Wales with over 600 staff in offices in Manchester, Bristol, Stratford-upon-Avon, Sheffield and London.
Single Wills are for one person and cost £125 +VAT (£150) and include a telephone consultation with one of their advisors.
Mirror Wills are for married and unmarried couples and cost £195 +VAT (£234) and include a telephone consultation with one of their advisors.
Co-op Legal Services offer Property Trust Wills, Life Interest Trust Wills and Discretionary Trust Wills for increased asset protection. A Single Trust Will costs £315 +VAT (£378). Mirror Trust Wills (2 Wills for a couple) cost £420 +VAT (£504).
Living Wills, which lets customers record their wishes for any future medical care or treatments, start from £75 +VAT (£90). The company offers free initial advice and guidance and a telephone based Living Will writing service.
Lasting Power of Attorney
Co-op Legal Services offer Lasting Power of Attorney services from £225 +VAT (£270) which allows customers to appoint one or more people with the authority to help deal with finances and property as well as helping make decisions about health and welfare.
Family Break Up Wills
Co-op Legal Services offer a fixed fee Family Break Up Will for one person from £145 +VAT (£174) which includes free storage for the customer’s lifetime.
Will Writing Process
- Answer their questions online
- Telephone appointment with one of their experts to go through the detail
- Draft version sent in the post
- Original (final) version sent in the post to sign
- Print and sign it to make it legally-binding
Besides wills, Co-op Legal Services also offers Probate Solicitors, Family Law, Personal Injury and Fatal Accident Claims, Medical Negligence, Employment Law and Conveyancing.
Co-op Legal Services Reviews and Ratings
Online reviews for Co-op Legal Services are generally very good with users speaking positively about the consultation and clarity around what is often deemed a daunting process. Users are happy that the service is competitively priced and straightforward, and the quality of consultation given. Some users have urged caution however, with instances of poor customer service noted.
- Good customer reviews
- Fast online process
- Professionally checked by in-house experts
- Free Will storage for life
- Award winning service
- Authorised and Regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority
- Some complaints about poor customer service
Website: Co-op Legal Services