Disputed Wills & Contested Probate

It is not uncommon for disputes to arise over a person’s Will or estate leading to distress and worry for people who are often already grieving. The Wills and probate team at Nicholsons Solicitors have many years experience dealing with these disputes. Nicholsons can offer detailed advice and guidance to individuals where there is a dispute over a person’s Will or their estate (if they died without making a Will).

On what grounds can a Will or Probate be challenged?

The reasons for challenging the validity of a Will or for contesting probate (the winding up of an estate) are many and varied

We can advise you if you believe that a Will was made under duress, that the person making the Will did not have mental capacity to do so or you believe that the Will does not accurately reflect the intentions of the person making the Will.

Our specialist lawyers are here to provide you with practical advice on the merits of a claim enabling you to make an informed decision on whether or not to pursue or defend a claim.

If you would like to discuss a Will or estate administration matter do not hesitate to contact one of our team on 01502 532 300 or email admin@nicholsonlaw.com.

If you are unable to visit our offices we can arrange for one of our lawyers to visit you in the comfort of your own home to discuss your requirements.