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February 26th, 2021 What is contentious probate?

Contentious probate is the umbrella term for any dispute relating to a person's estate after their death.

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January 11th, 2021 Contested Will Cases UK 2020

2020 has been a year like no other and undoubtedly the major change in this area of law has been the amendment to the Wi...

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December 7th, 2020 Promise of inheritance almost thwarted by intestacy rules

In an unusual proprietary estoppel case, Wills v. Sowray, two brothers found themselves disputing a claim by the daughte...

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