Wills: Good Will Hunting

Sian Hodgson outlines a case that clarifies the standard of proof required to ‘prove’ a missing will

Cases Referenced

  • Ferneley v Napier & ors [2010] EWHC 3345 (Ch) (to be reported in a future edition of Wills & Trusts Law Reports )
  • Harris v Knight (1890) 15 PD 170
  • Re Wipperman [1953] 2 WLR 706
  • Re Yelland deceased (1975) 119 Sol Jo 562
  • Sugden v Lord St Leonards (1876) 1 PD 154
  • Woodward v Goulstone (1886) 11 App Cas 469
  • Young v Holloway [1895] P 87