In the latest episode of Title Research’s podcast, Topical Talks, Anthony Allsopp is joined by Caroline Miller, Partner and Head of Private Client Disputes at Wedlake Bell LPP, to explore the topic of claims against estates. As well as discussing testamentary freedom and an example intestacy case, they cover:
- Who can bring a claim against an estate?
- How the Inheritance Act 1975 could be used to make a claim
- How a claim against an estate can be avoided/defended
- The importance of practitioners encouraging openness with their clients
Listen to the podcast below:
Topical Talks with Title Research is a podcast about estate administration, probate, and other areas of interest in the Wills and probate sector. In each episode, Title Research deep dives into specialist areas or popular topics of conversation and they are usually joined by a special guest who is highly regarded within the legal industry. Previous guests include Jade Gani, Michael Culver, Martin Holdsworth, Heledd Wyn, and Ian Bond.
Title Research provides a range of genealogical research and asset repatriation services for legal professionals. Their services are designed to streamline the estate administration process, take the effort out of locating the correct people or assets, and mitigate against the risk of future dispute or complications. If you have any questions about genealogical research, asset repatriation, or how you can work with Title Research, call them on 0345 87 27 600 or email [email protected]
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