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McMillan Williams Solicitors Ltd
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We aspire to have more specialist solicitors in more areas of law in more offices on more high streets speaking more languages and accessible in more ways than any other Firm in the country.
We believe the support of the law should be life-long. Our clients should feel that they and their families are cared for across generations. We believe you should be able to deal with real people, close to you, who know you. We strive at all times to offer an accessible, affordable, personal service.
Hayley has specialised in Contested Probate for many years since she qualified as a Solicitor. As such she has invaluable experience of all manner of Inheritance Act Claims, Challenges to the Validity of Wills claims and Trust Disputes to name a few.
She is adept at settling claims without the need for trial in most cases but also has extensive trial experience (including the often unique tactics used in preparation for trial in such cases). She is a particular advocate of mediation and believes it is a process well suited to the often emotive aspects of inheritance claims. She is happy to act for Claimants or Defendants and to give free initial advice for those unsure if they have a good case.
Hayley is a member of the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS)
Sharon is an Estate and Trust Specialist with 9 years post qualification experience. She is popular with clients for her empathetic approach which she balances with a natural ability to fight tenaciously for her clients to get the best results she can.
Sharon deals with all types of inheritance disputes including Inheritance Act Claims, Challenges to the validity of Wills, Executor Disputes and Trust disputes. In addition Sharon also deal with Trust of Land disputes (Co-ownership disputes).
She is a member of ACTAPS and is experienced in Alternative Dispute Resolution including Mediation and is fully supportive of the benefits of Mediation to assist family members in Dispute. Sharon is extremely passionate about this area of law and prides herself on being able to sensitively guide her clients through the stresses of litigation. Sharon is happy to act for both Claimants and Defendants and to give free initial advice for those unsure if they have a good case. Call Sharon on freephone 020 3551 8500 or email her for your free case review today.
Hayley has a broad range of experience in Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution specifically Inheritance Disputes and Professional Negligence.
She can act in respect of Inheritance (Provision for Family & Dependents) Act 1975 Claims, challenges to the validity of Wills, Executor and Beneficiary disputes and TOLATA Claims.
Hayley takes a practical and pragmatic approach to disputes and strives to achieve the best result possible for her clients as quickly and cost effectively as possible. She has regularly resolved disputes to her client’s satisfaction without the need to issue court proceedings which ensures legal costs, the client’s time in dealing with a claim and the disruption/stress that a dispute causes are kept to a minimum. Hayley encourages Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) wherever possible and has participated in several mediations.
She is happy to act for both Claimants and Defendants and to give free initial advice for those unsure if they have a good case.
Wendy has many years of experience in all aspects of Inheritance Disputes, particularly Will validity claims involving mental incapacity and undue influence and 1975 Act claims for both claimants and defendants. She has even acted for a client in successfully overturning a Will on the grounds of forgery – a difficult ground to succeed upon.
Wendy is a member of ACTAPS, a further recognition of her expertise in this specialist field.
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