Tatler Experts' Corner: My late mother left everything to a neighbour and I wasn't included in the Will, what can I do? Roberta Harvey answers reader's question
Tatler turns to leading expert in Contentious Trusts and Estates, Roberta Harvey for advice on what to do when you're not included in a late parent's Will.
Roberta provides an overview of the different options to explore including:
- Whether her mother was the beneficiary of a trust
- Considering the Will of her late father
- Testamentary capacity
- Undue influence
- Claims for financial provision as is reasonable for maintenance.
Tatler Experts' Corner is a monthly column in which leading private client advisers provide expert advice on Family, Tax, Trust and Property Law. Roberta features in the inaugural column as a founding partner of the Tatler HNW address book and in recognition for her expertise in family disputes involving trusts, Wills and estates.
For further guidance on the issues raised in this article please do contact Roberta.