Michael is a Partner in the Dispute Resolution team.
Dealing with Trusts, Wills and Probate disputes, Michael also undertakes independent legal advice where required to protect individual clients in a range of circumstances.
Recent examples of how Michael has supported clients include:
- working for a family member in a long running dispute regarding multiple properties within a joint venture including Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 and Constructive Trusts
- application to remove an Executor;
- representing Applicants and Respondents within claims for reasonable financial provision (The Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 – including spousal claims, cohabitee claims and claims for minors; and
- challenges to validity of Wills.