Inheritance, Wills, Probate & Estates

Guildhall Chambers is widely reported as being one of the leading Inheritance, Wills, Probate & Estates teams working in Bristol and the South West.

Our Inheritance, Wills, Probate & Estates barristers are skilled in advising and advocating on a wide range of associated matters, ranging from the construction, interpretation and rectification of Wills, secret trusts and mutual Wills claims and lack of formality under section 9 of the Wills Act 1837, through to Property & Estates disputes following death involving proprietary estoppel and constructive trust claims against estates, donatio mortis causa, applications for orders for sale and other relief under the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 as well as claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975.

Members of Guildhall Chambers regularly appear at all levels of courts and tribunals, as well as at mediations and arbitrations.

Guildhall Chambers is particularly skilled at supporting clients across a number of interdisciplinary areas, including Agriculture, Commercial, Trusts & Estates and Real Property.

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Inheritance, Wills, Probate & Estates Experience

Inheritance and Probate disputes are often influenced by dynamics beyond strictly legal considerations, and our team members will seek to understand the underlying concerns of our clients and their objectives, as well as the technicalities of their cases, to help them achieve a satisfactory resolution.

Inheritance, Wills, Probate & Estates Barristers

John Virgo

Call 1983

Christopher Hare

Christopher Hare

Call 1998

Katie Gibb

Call 1999

Oliver Manley

Call 2005

Michael Selway

Call 2007

Oliver Mitchell

Call 2009

Nicholas Evans

Call 2018

Ollie Murrell

Call 2022

Inheritance, Wills, Probate & Estates Clerks

Stephen Arnold

Senior Practice Manager - Civil

Joe Stayte

Practice Manager - Commercial, Insolvency, Property & Estates, Court of Protection (Property & Affairs)

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