Roman Kubiak is a partner and head of the Contested Wills, Trusts and Estates team at Hugh James. He acts for individuals, banks and financial institutions, trust companies, professionals and charities.
Roman Kubiak looks at Kohli v Proles  EWHC 193 (Ch), where the court dismissed an application to appeal the finding of an England and Wales domicile in Inheritance Act claim.
Roman Kubiak comments on an assisted suicide case where a widow was granted relief against the forfeiture rule, and a case in which another widow was refused relief to bring a claim for financial provision out of time.
Despite the summer break, it seems that the contentious trusts and probate world is as busy as ever. Roman Kubiak discusses some of the main cases to hit the legal headlines over the past few months.