Lester AldridgeCorporate Partner
Estate disputes can be resolved with the support of an experienced and dedicated team.
We understand that a dispute can be stressful and upsetting. Even more so if family relationships are involved. And there are potential costs to consider. Our team will talk you through all the options, protecting your interests and ensuring that costs are kept to a minimum. We are renowned for our sensitive, practical but thorough approach in resolving disputes.
Our extensive experience in handling complex UK and international disputes will give you confidence that, whether you need initial guidance on a problem, wish to try to negotiate a settlement or need to deal with court proceedings, we will provide clear and effective advice.
Victoria Jones – Partner
Victoria specialises in contested will and trust cases and is a member of both our Contentious Trust & Probate and Charities Teams.
Victoria represents both private clients and national charities in protecting legacies and also deals with a broad range of litigation involving estates and trusts, from claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family & Dependants) Act 1975 to those involving will validity.
- Victoria is a full member of the Association of Contentious Trust & Probate Specialists (ACTAPS)
- She is a member of the Charity Law Association
- She is named in the Citywealth Leaders List 2011 as a “leading lawyer” in the field of contentious trusts
- Recognised by the Good Lawyer Guide 2010 for outstanding legal practice