Will and Trust Disputes

Losing a loved one is incredibly difficult and can become even more stressful if there are problems with the Will after their death.

Our Contentious Probate Team has built a strong reputation for delivering practical and helpful advice, as well as strong representation through all stages of a dispute.

We have been described in the Legal 500 as ‘an excellent regional firm with a strong offering’ (2019) which ‘obtains excellent results for clients across a range of trusts, probate and Court of Protection matters’ (2018).

How Can We Help You?

Our Team has extensive experience in resolving contentious probate disputes, including:

  • Challenges to the validity of Wills
  • Claims under the Inheritance Provision for Family and Dependants Act 1975
  • Contesting a Will on the grounds of mental capacity, lack of knowledge and approval, fraud or undue influence and failure to observe proper formalities
  • Disagreements between beneficiaries
  • Disputes regarding the duties of executors, personal representatives and trustees
  • Inheritance tax disputes and claims
  • Will drafting and execution errors

In addition, our international expertise means that we frequently act in disputes for non-UK clients and where there are cross-border issues.

Our Team of specialists is led by Daniel Winter, who is a Certified Contentious Trusts and Probate Specialist with ACTAPS, the recognised association of legal specialists in this complex area of law.

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For more information on our Will and trust dispute services and how we can help you, please contact us on 0345 646 0406 or fill in our online enquiry form and a member of our Team will be in touch.

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