LAURA ALLISS



Laura has experience of dealing with all areas of contentious probate and trusts and is a registered member of ACTAPS and CoPPA.

Due to the nature of these disputes, and the sensitivities involved, Laura understands the importance of exploring the possibility of an early resolution.  However, should court action be required, Laura is experienced in acting for all classes of claimant and defendant in the following actions: 

  • Challenges against the validity of wills and/or trusts and rectification claims;
  • Claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependents) Act 1975;
  • Professional negligence claims relating to the drafting of wills and trusts;
  • Disputes relating to personal representatives/trustees, including applications for their removal and claims relating to breach of fiduciary duty;
  • Disputed court of protection proceedings;
  • Caveats, warnings and appearances;
  • Disputes relating to burial and “next of kin”;
  • Disputes relating to assets transferred prior to death; and
  • All forms of enforcement action.

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