Wills Trust and Inheritance Disputes

When you are grieving over the loss of a loved one, it can be even more distressing to find yourself in conflict with other family members over the contents of a Will. Sadly, disputes over wills and inheritances are increasing as extended families become more complex.

Our team can provide specialist advice on  disputes concerning Wills, Trust and Inheritances, covering but not limited to:

How to challenge a Will. 

Inheritance Act 1975 Claims

Estate Administration Disputes

Challenging Lifetime Gifts

Proprietary Estoppel 

Professional Negligence Claims about Wills

Our team has experience both in challenging Wills and also in defending challenges to a Will, and advising on the action to be taken due to the absence of a Will. 

If you are are concerned about an inheritance dispute and need advice, contact specialist solicitor, Kax Chana on 01827 317070 or email kchana@pickerings-solicitors.com

If you are concerned any aspect of a Will and would like to ensure that it is robustly drafted to reflect your wishes, contact Emma Harrison on 01827 317081 or eharrison@pickerings-solicitors.com.



We had cause to use Pickerings for advice and help in, what was for us, an awkward situation and Kax provided clear and concise advice which helped us achieve a successful outcome.

DG April 2024

Thank you for all the support, advice and patience you have showed for the family and I. A sense of humour has been required as well as a great degree of professionalism. 

JW March 2024

We are delighted with the outcome on our matter.  We never expected it to be cleared by the end of this year, thank you and your team so much.

Anon, Dec 2023

Professional, welcoming & knowledgeable. I would definitely recommend this Solicitors.  Kax Chana, Emily Hawley & Charlotte Green are a credit to this Company.

RJ Dec 2023