Living Wills give you the opportunity to state if you have any preferences regarding medical treatment should you become incapable of communicating your wishes in the future. The can help you to retain an element of control.
If you are 18 years or over and are mentally capable, you can make a living will. Living wills now have statutory protections under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.
A Living Will can only be applied if the maker has lost capacity and only applies to the treatment specified in the Living Will.
A Living Will can be withdrawn at anytime.
Our wills, probate and trusts team is here to help.
Please call us to find out how we can help. We can talk on the phone or arrange a meeting where we can discuss your options and give you a clear idea of timeframes and costs.
Alternatively, please contact us online and we’ll call you back when it’s convenient for you.