Contesting a Will on the grounds of undue influence - Why do siblings go to court over a parent's Will?

Charlotte Henshall, solicitor, Payne Hicks Beach, 03/12/2021

Charlotte Henshall, Payne Hicks Beach

Testamentary freedom is a well-established and fundamental principle in England and Wales- it imposes no restrictions on individuals in relation to whom they leave their estate to in their Will. Notwithstanding this, the inclusion or exclusion of a beneficiary, or an unexpected disproportionate inheritance, can often cause tension and raise concerns amongst the family, particularly a...

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