Solicitor takes 19 years to administer an estate. Print

A Solicitor in Beccles, Suffolk, UK, stalled, delayed, dragged his feet, and took 19 years to settle an estate. He took so long that two executors of the estate died before he got around to administering the estate. His punishment: The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal suspended him for 3 years. The story can be found in the Law Society's Gazette by clicking on this link.