Thank you for asking for me
What is your relationship to the deceased
What was the extent of his Estate?
What was your relationship with him at the time of his death?
What provision, if any, did he make for you?
How much was the property worth and who actually benefited
Were you in any way financially reliant on him at the time of his death?
So what ground are you using - and have you not used Hoopla to get an idea of the value
How is the Estate divided between your mother. siblings and son?
What the house not owned in joint names by your parents?
My apologies I was offline unexpectedly over the weekend.
I have to be honest with you - your applictaion has little or no chance of success.
Your mother would have had an excellent claim had she wished to make one - and if you do make the applictaion then it is likely that she will make a similar application secure in the knowledge that she will succeed and you will have spent money and time on a claim that will fail.
However if you wish to go ahead nonetheless then the answers are
1. You do not need to submit the Gp letter - it will add nothing to your case in any event
3. Again you can claim Exemption from fees
Be aware however that a costs claim can still be made against you
Please ask if you need further details
This is a small Estate.
Your mother would have been entitled to 50% of the property as of right - and the Court would be likely to award her the other half if asked to do so.
You were not financially reliant on your father
That would not change anything - she was entitled to all of it and those holding Power of attorney for her can make the applictaion immediately that you make yours - and hers will succeed over yours