Wills and estate planning

Making a Will that's right for you

National law firm Stone King secures major hires and announces raft of partner promotions

Stone King is delighted to announce that Julian Blake, formerly joint head of Charity and Social Enterprises at Bates Wells Braithwaite, and commercial property lawyer Caroline Taylor, formerly partner at Michelmores LLP, have joined the national law firm as partners. The firm has also made five new partner promotions across the business.

Michael King retires from Stone King after guiding the law firm for more than 40 years

After more than four decades with Stone King, having been instrumental in its growth and prosperity, Michael King is bidding a fond farewell and retiring from the national law firm.

Michael has led Stone King’s Charity & Social Enterprise Group, been Senior Partner and Chairman and been instrumental in driving the firm’s growth in London, having established its first office there in 1990.

What to consider for your online profiles and digital assets on death

If you are considering an update to your will, or have just started out on some lifetime planning then it might be work thinking about how your digital assets will be managed after you die. You are likely to be more digital asset rich than you think, with more personal information being uploaded to Internet Service Providers (ISPs) than ever before. Photos you have taken, films available on the cloud, even the emails you have sent can make up the large number of digital assets being stored solely online.


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