Inheritance Act claims: The winner takes it all?

Amanda Noyce examines recent case law to determine whether success fees are recoverable in 1975 Act claims

Cases Referenced

  • Bullock v Denton (2020) unreported Leeds County Court HHJ Gosnell 15 April
  • Clarke v Allan & anor [2020] EWHC 1193 and 1194 (Ch) (available in the online edition of Wills and Trusts Law Reports)
  • Ilott v The Blue Cross [2017] WTLR 533
  • In Re H (Deceased) [2020] EWHC 1134 (Fam) (to be reported in the next edition of Wills and Trusts Law Reports)
  • Lilleyman v Lilleyman [2012] WTLR 1033