When it comes to disputes surrounding wills, it is essential to take legal advice from specialists who have the right experience to understand the sensitivities involved along with the appropriate expertise to resolve problems. Our dedicated team at Darwin Gray deals with all types of disputes involving wills, probate, administration of estates and trusts, including claims relating to property and businesses.  

Our Wills and Probate Disputes team is headed by Partner Rhodri Lewis, who has extensive experience in this specialist field.

Why choose Darwin Gray?

Our team offers:

  • a high-quality, professional service with a commitment to transparency on costs

  • practical and commercial solutions

  • reliability and flexibility

  • fair pricing

  • a bilingual service

  • alternative dispute resolution methods to avoid litigation (where appropriate)


Our experience:


  • Contested Wills – dealing with cases relating to impaired mental capacity, undue influence and improper executions of wills

  • Disputes concerning Executors

  • Bringing or defending claims for financial provision under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975

  • Dealing with caveats, warnings and appearances

  • Claims over land (constructive trust and estoppel)


  • Disputes relating to Trustees

  • Breach of trust actions against Trustees

  • Disputes relating to trusts of land and cohabitee issues

Court of Protection

  • Appointing a Deputy in cases where there is reduced capacity to manage personal affairs

  • Disputes relating to Power of Attorney

  • Safeguarding actions to prevent financial abuse

  • Statutory wills

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