Category: Private Clients

Private Clients

Effective asset protection on relationship break-down: a win for testamentary trusts

A recent Court decision shows that testamentary trusts can effectively protect an inheritance from becoming part of the ‘matrimonial pool’ of assets

Private Clients

Challenging a Will: Making a Claim on an Estate

There are all sorts of reasons why you might need to bring a claim against a deceased estate.

Private Clients

I have been named in a will as a beneficiary. Do I have any rights?

If you are named as a person to receive an inheritance from a deceased person’s estate you are classed as a beneficiary.

Private Clients

What to do if Someone Dies Without a Will

When any of these things happen, the laws of intestacy determine how the estate will be divided.