Steph Ewan, Associate Solicitor, Myerson

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Higgins v Morgan and others – stepson successful in claim

The case of Higgins v Morgan and others [2021] EWHC 2846 (Ch). is a rare example of a contested Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 (“the 1975 Act”) claim reaching trial. It considers the requirements a Claimant must satisfy to qualify for an award under the 1975 Act, “moral claims” and the recoverability […]Read More