Support our work Gifts in wills Gifts in wills FAQs Do I need a solicitor? We would strongly recommend using a solicitor to draw up your will. A correctly written will is important and will give you peace of mind, knowing that your wishes are known and correctly recorded. You can find details of solicitors local to you by contacting the Law Society Although you can also write a will using an online will company. Just be sure to check the credibility of the site you are using and be sure that an online will is right for you.