Alistair specialises in contentious trusts and probate. He represents private individuals, charities, trustees and executors in a wide range of matters.

Alistair’s areas of expertise include claims for financial provision under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975, disputes concerning the validity of wills, proprietary estoppel claims, applications for rectification and variation of Wills, professional negligence claims against will drafters, disputes involving executors and trustees including their removal. Alistair has a particular interest in claims involving farming estates, forged Wills and capacity issues.

Alistair is a full member of the Association of Contentious Trusts and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS) and a member of the Agricultural Law Association (ALA).

Outside of work Alistair’s interests are varied and include travel, history and archaeology, trekking in the mountains and classic cars.

I adopt a approach tailored to the needs of my client, taking into account the sensitive nature of these disputes to achieve the best outcome in a cost effective and timely way.

I am based in our Stratford Office

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