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1.3.2023 | Jan Atkinson

How to prevent someone contesting a will

It is fairly rare in my experience for a parent to write a child out of their will but that...

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8.2.2023 | Jan Atkinson

Gifting Property to Children

Can I gift property to my children? Gifting a property to your adult children is a relatively complex transaction but...

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15.11.2022 | Jan Atkinson

Contentious Probate Case Studies

Contentious probate involving business assets Our contentious probate solicitors act for the defendants to a claim issued to pronounce in...

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last will and testament disputes
27.10.2022 | Jan Atkinson

Contesting A Will Case Studies

Will dispute on grounds of lack of capacity Our contesting a will solicitors acted for the claimants, the adult daughters...

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1.1.2022 | Jan Atkinson

How to Divide Assets in a Blended Family

In this article we look a scenario for someone who is making a will where they are married with children...

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houses in ireland
13.9.2021 | Jan Atkinson

Worldwide Probate Dispute

Considerable wealth and assets all over the world The deceased died in Ireland leaving very considerable wealth and assets all...

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13.9.2021 | Jan Atkinson

US/UK cross border probate: Case Study

International Probate and Estate Planning Introduction to the Case Our probate lawyers in London were instructed by a US-based widow...

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7.9.2021 | Jan Atkinson

Dealing with Debts as an Executor

Do your debts die with you? It is a common misconception that a person’s debts die with them. After...

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13.8.2021 | Jan Atkinson

What is reasonable financial provision in 1975 Act claims?

Understanding “Reasonable Financial Provision” “Reasonable financial provision” under the Inheritance Act 1975, refers to the financial support that is reasonable for...

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25.9.2020 | Jan Atkinson

Making a Will by video link

The Government has recently announced plans to allow for the witnessing of Wills and Codicils by video conferencing. This is...

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