Contesting a Will

News on contentious probate cases and information about contesting a Will including recent successful and unsuccessful cases.

Making an Inheritance Act claim

Inheritance Act claim

Have you found yourself left out of a Will where you think the Deceased ought to have provided for you? In these circumstances, you may be able to claim.

Elderly cohabitee wins financial provision claim

Elderly cohabitee financial provision claim

The Court of Appeal has upheld a High Court Judgement that a deceased’s Will failed to make reasonable provision for a financially comfortable cohabitee’s maintenance under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975.