Probate: Avoiding deadlock

How can an estate be admitted to probate when there is a caveat in place? Clare Kelly discusses an unusual case which has lessons for the drafting of LPAs

Cases Referenced

  • Re Barker’s Goods [1891] P 251
  • Whittaker v Hancock & ors [2018] EWHC 3478 (Ch) (to be reported in the Autumn edition of Wills and Trusts Law Reports)