Defending a disputed Will
If a family member or other person is contesting a Will, this can cause further stress for you at a time when you’re grieving. You may be an Executor, which is already a complicated role to take on, or a beneficiary waiting to receive your inheritance. A claim against a Will can cause delays and further expense to the estate. It can be very stressful and worrying when someone makes a claim against an estate.
Our Litigation team are experts at both making and defending claims against Wills. We are skilled litigators and negotiators and use a combination of our legal expertise and human understanding to work tirelessly on behalf of our clients.
We realise this is a highly delicate and personal situation and you can trust us for full confidentiality and support throughout the process of defending a contested will.
Disputing A Will
Disputed Wills are becoming more commonplace in the UK. In this guide, we cover our 5 key tips to maximising your chances of a successful claim, and how we work with our clients to achieve the best possible outcome.
Alex works in professional negligence, contentious probate, and court of protection litigation. He also has a particular specialism in negligence claims in the financial services sector, including cases against financial advisers and pension providers relating to negligent mis-selling and mismanagement of both pensions and investments.Read More About Alex
In what was a very stressful and draining situation, Alex and his team displayed the ability to have human understanding as well as professional guidance throughout the process. Arriving at a point of resolution that enable me to save further stress, anxiety and costs. Highly recommended.