Overview

You should be able to rely on a professional to provide the correct legal advice for wills, trusts and estate matters. However, sometimes things can go wrong and there may be a case for professional negligence.

Our experience in contested wills, trusts and estates means that we are perfectly placed to advise you if you have a claim for professional negligence.

In particular, our team have a proven track record in bringing claims against negligent professional advisers who have been negligent in the following areas:

  • poorly drafted wills;
  • poorly drafted trusts;
  • negligent probate advice;
  • negligent tax advice; or
  • any other professional negligence claim regarding contested wills, trusts and estates.

If you are looking to make a professional negligence claim that is not in relation to wills, trusts or estates then our team of professional negligence solicitors can advise you.

Key contact

Roman is a partner and head of the contested wills, trusts and estates team. He advises across the whole spectrum of private client litigation, with a particular focus on high value, complex and cross-border disputes including: trust disputes, breach of trust claims and applications to remove trustees; will disputes, particularly those with an international element; claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975; and claims for equitable relief under proprietary estoppel, constructive trusts and resulting trusts.Roman is responsible for formulating and implementing the department’s business strategy and day-to-day operations, in line with the firm’s overall strategy, alongside running a core caseload of complex, high value and cross-border will, trust and estate disputes.

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Our experience in professional negligence claims

Our team of solicitors are experts in bringing or defending against claims regarding contested wills, trusts and estates. We are one of a small number of firms who have a dedicated team dealing with this complex area of law. Our experience and expertise means we are well placed to handle any professional negligence claim in relation to wills, trusts or estates and can provide you with the legal advice you need. We have an enviable reputation in this area of law throughout Wales and England. Our team pride themselves on devising an effective and strategic plan that suits you with the aim of achieving results in the most cost-effective and appropriate manner.

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