Hugh Cumber

Hugh Cumber is a barrister at 5 Stone Buildings

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    Feature

    The final chapter

    2017-08-08T00:00:00

    The Court of Appeal’s decision to increase the inheritance awarded to the claimant in Ilott v Mitson has been overturned by the Supreme Court. Penelope Reed QC and Hugh Cumber, who acted for the defendant charities, assess the judgment’s implications for testators