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Challenging a will

8th April 2016

Challenging a will

If a loved one has died, and you are concerned about the validity, contents or fairness of their will then you may decide to challenge the will during the process of probate.

Common reasons for challenging a will include:

All of these situations can be tricky and may cause unrest amongst the family. However, if you suspect that a will is not valid or you wish to challenge its fairness you will need to take action quickly, to avoid the assets of the estate being distributed.

For advice on challenging a will or making a dependency claim contact Tim Newsome.

The contents of this article are for the purposes of general awareness only. They do not purport to constitute legal or professional advice, and the law may have changed since this article was published. Readers should not act on the basis of the information included and should take appropriate professional advice upon their own particular circumstances.