Seminar and Workshop : Annual Inheritance Disputes, Wills, Trusts and Estates

The No5 Business & Property Group are pleased to present an Inheritance Disputes, Wills, Trusts and Estates seminar focusing on some of the main issues arising in estates litigation for both executors and beneficiaries

The seminar will cover the following topics;

  • The removal of executors
  • Dealing with insolvent estates
  • How to take possession of estate properties
  • The impact of Guest v Guest on proprietary estoppel cases arising in estates

There will also be a practical workshop on common procedural problems arising in the settlement of estates cases, and how to prepare for estates mediations effectively.

This seminar will be relevant to all professionals practising in Inheritance Disputes and Estates work, including representatives of executors, beneficiaries, and those seeking to claim against estates.



10:30am – 11:00am Registration and refreshments
11:00am – 11:10am Welcome - Louise Corfield
11:10am – 11:40am Insolvent Estates - Imogen Halstead
11:40am – 12:10pm Summary determination of Part 8 Probate claims; the way forward? - Alex Pritchard Jones
12:10pm – 12:40pm Proprietary Estoppel/decision in Guest v Guest - Thomas Keane
12:40pm – 1:40pm Lunch
1:40pm – 2:30pm Workshop on Settling Estates - Louise Corfield - Discussion around common procedural issues airing in giving effect to settlements of administration/probate disputes - Consideration of some of the tax implications that proposed settlements/settlement structures can have - Preparation for Mediation to combat some of the difficulties encountered
2:30pm – 3:00pm Obtaining possession of estate property - Camilla Draycott
3:00pm – 3:30pm Removing Executors/Trustees - Jason Perrin
3:30pm onwards Drinks reception