9.10.2020 | Suzanna Baker Vigilance needed to protect those vulnerable...

The coronavirus pandemic has left many elderly and vulnerable people increasingly isolated due to social distancing, shielding and restrictions on...

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2.9.2020 | Jan Atkinson I was left out of my...

Whilst testators in England and Wales are able to leave their estate to whoever they wish, we are often approached...

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29.4.2020 | Elspeth Neilson Coronavirus: be prepared for an increase...

Challenging the validity of wills is already common, and with social distancing preventing solicitors carrying out the usual safeguards for...

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20.4.2020 | Jan Atkinson Jan Atkinson, Head of Wills, Probate...

The Sunday Times newspaper article. 19th April 2020, headlined “More families going to war over wills” provided an insight on recent...

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5.11.2018 Growth in the Number of Cases...

Increasing numbers of siblings, stepchildren and partners are contesting wills and inheritances in an effort to secure a share or...

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