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.
This month, Roman Kubiak analyses Burnden Holdings v Fielding, Nield-Moir v Freeman and James v James.
This month Roman Kubiak analyses two cases upholding well publicised first instance contentious probate decisions.
With Inheritance Act claims and will disputes being the order of the day in the first few months of the year, trusts, anonymity and judicial discretion seem to be the flavour of the spring and summer months.