This book covers every aspect of the modern law of wills and is considered to be the definitive practitioner textbook on this area of the law. The new edition contains an extensive collection of precedents, both of complete wills and of separate clauses used in wills. It provides a selection of relevant statutes and includes new sections on post-death instruments and the treatment of foreign property. The precedents are also included on a disk which accompanies the book. "Williams on Wills", eighth edition is fully up-dated to include the impact of the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 and the Trustee Act 2000. In-depth drafting notes to the precedents will assist practitioners in creating the most suitable wills for their clients.