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Inheritance claims by spouses: Why spouses are in a strong position   For more information about inheritance claims by spouses and details of no win, no fee funding please call our free legal helpline for a case assessment on 0808 139 1606 or send details to us by email at [email protected]   This article focuses on claims by spouses (and civil partners). However, if you would like to know your rights as divorcee then this article here might be useful. Alternatively, if you would like to...

'Mum's account has been emptied, what can I do?'   If your loved one's account has been emptied by an attorney or family member and you want guidance on what you can do about it, call our free legal helpline on 0808 139 1606 or send details to us by email.   Our legal helpline receives regular calls from people who are concerned that a vulnerable person's account has been emptied. The calls often come from children who believe their elderly mother or father's...

The rights of unmarried couples are as different to those of married couple's rights in death as they are in life. So, what are a partner's rights to an estate when their loved one passes away? We specialise in estate disputes involving unmarried people who have lost their partner and are facing financial difficulty as a result. We represent claimants nationwide and can usually deal with estate claims on a No Win, No Fee basis. Call us on 0808 139 1606...

Inheritance after divorce: Can I claim against my ex? If you think you might have an inheritance claim against the estate of your ex husband or ex wife please call our free legal helpline for a case assessment on 0808 139 1606 or send details to us by email at [email protected] This article focuses upon the claims of former spouses and civil partners. We deal with the inheritance rights of married couples here and unmarried couples here. Can a former spouse make an inheritance claim...

My partner left me out of their will, what can I do?   If your partner has left you out of their will and you want to know where you stand then please call our free legal helpline for a case assessment on 0808 139 1606 or send details to us by email at [email protected] We deal with inheritance claims nationwide and are often able to work on a No Win, No Fee basis.   This article focuses on claims by partners and cohabitees....

Making an Inheritance Act claim   We are specialists in Inheritance Act claims. If you would like to know where you stand then call our free legal helpline for a case assessment on 0808 139 1606 or send details to us by email at [email protected]   What is the Inheritance Act? The Inheritance Act enables people to make a claim against a loved one’s estate where they have been unreasonably excluded or have received less from the estate than they are entitled to. Who can make a...

Can a dependant make an Inheritance claim? If you are wondering, 'Can a dependant make an inheritance claim?' then please call our free legal helpline for a case assessment on 0808 139 1606 or send details to us by email at [email protected] Anyone who was 'financially dependant' upon a person that has died without making provision for them in their Will (or who would benefit under the intestacy rules if there is no Will) is entitled to make an Inheritance Act claim. Who...

We are delighted to welcome back ACTAPS qualified solicitor Hayley Bundey Hayley originally trained with Slee Blackwell and it is where her love for inheritance law started. She went on to work for a London firm, creating and running a specialist contentious probate team, and has now come full circle by rejoining Slee Blackwell as a partner. Hayley is highly experienced and is an ACTAPS qualified solicitor. ACTAPS is the Association of Contentious Trusts & Probate Specialists and is often seen as a kite mark...

The inheritance rights of children explained If you are concerned about a child's inheritance rights after someone close to them has passed away please call our free legal helpline for a case assessment on 0808 139 1606 or send details to us by email at [email protected] Note: This article focuses on the legal rights of minor children (ie those under the age of 18) rather than adult children. The inheritance rights of children where there is a will You can make provision for children...

What are your options if you have been left out of a will?   Our specialist solicitors deal with Inheritance Act claims and invalid will challenges on a national basis, often working on a No Win, No fee basis. So if you have been left out of a will and want to know where you stand then call our free helpline on 0808 139 1606 or contact us by email.   If you have been left out of a will in circumstances where you...