*Typical solicitors charge ~ Probate application ranges starts at £750. For closing accounts solicitors typically charge £30 per company they engage with (“per letter”). Given that most people leave behind a minimum of 15 accounts, this can mean a legal fee of more than £1,200.
*Administrative charges incurred in probate and probate preparation are allowable disbursements from the Estate. This means that you can reclaim the cost of Probate Fast Track from the Estate once you have received Grant of Probate.