Tag Archives: Personal representative

WHAT CAN YOU DO IF THE PROPOSED DEFENDANT IS DEAD AND THERE IS NO GRANT OF PROBATE OR ADMINISTRATION?

A recent post looked at the problems of issuing proceedings before letters of administration are taken out. Here we consider the problems when a proposed defendant has died and there are no executors or administrators.  THE PROBLEM  Probate is not taken out in nearly half of deaths. In 2009 there were 491,348 deaths registered.  196,245 […]