Why Work With Our Contentious Probate Team
The expertise of our Contentious Probate Team covers a broad spectrum of disputes involving probate and trusts.
Our adept team offers comprehensive guidance on all facets of conflicts arising from legacies, catering to international, national and local charitable organisations.
Our dedicated team adeptly handles intricate, high-value disputes, often spanning multiple jurisdictions.
We navigate court proceedings and alternative dispute resolution (ADR) platforms, including mediation.
Our expertise include:
- Resolving Will disputes
- Addressing claims under the Inheritance Act 1975
- Managing cross-border disputes
- Handling charity legacy claims
- Addressing proprietary estoppel claims
- Tackling intestacy disputes
- Settling disputes over lifetime transactions and pre-death gifts
- Resolving co-ownership disputes for properties within estates
- Navigating trust disputes
- Overseeing estate administration and associated disputes
- Managing contentious Court of Protection matters
- Pursuing professional negligence claims against solicitors in matters relating to Wills, estates, tax, and Will writing
Our team excels in mediation and various alternative dispute resolution methods.
Simultaneously, we possess the robust litigation acumen necessary for instances demanding court proceedings.
If you suspect that a Will was improperly executed or if you believe you were inadequately provided for, don’t hesitate to consult with our expert, Lewis Hastie.