David Lees is a dispute resolution solicitor specialising in Wills, Trusts and Probate disputes. He advises clients on challenges to the validity of Wills (such as lack of testamentary capacity, want of knowledge and approval, undue influence, forgery and fraudulent calumny); beneficiary claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family & Dependants) Act 1975 or proprietary estoppel; Trust/Trustee disputes and Executor disputes.
David is a pragmatic lawyer who always keeps a keen eye on the cost benefit of the dispute resolution process for clients. David works hard for his clients and his thoroughness stems from his former experience as a police detective in Glasgow. He will always strive to settle cases early and by negotiation, often via alternative dispute resolution (such as mediation).