Claims Against An Estate
Our inheritance dispute specialists will support you throughout the process
Claims against an estate - What should you consider?
Large and complex estates can present even more challenges, and it’s vital you have the experts on your side.
We understand that disputes of this sensitive nature will often involve disputes within the family and so can be particularly difficult. We can assist whether you have any concerns, or if you are administering an estate where others have some concerns and do not know how best to proceed.
Who can claim against an estate?
Parties who can claim against an estate include:
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Popular questions about making a claim against an estate
A claim for reasonable financial provision must be made within six months after probate or letters of administration have been issued, although the court can extend this period in certain circumstances.
To protect your estate from such challenges it is ever more important to create a professionally drafted watertight Will. Contact us today to write your Will.
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