If you are on a low income, you may be able to get legal aid to help with the costs of challenging a Will.
You’ll usually need to show that:
Legal aid covers the costs of:
Legal aid may not cover all of the costs and expenses involved with your case. You may have to pay some of the costs upfront, and/or pay back some of the cost if you win money or property from your case.
To find out if you are eligible for legal aid in relation to a prospective claim, your legal adviser will need to see evidence of the following in relation to you and your partner, if you have one:
Your legal adviser will then be able to advise you on your eligibility for Legal Aid to challenge a Will, and on what this is likely to cover.