Adepoju v Akinola [2016] EWHC 3160 (Ch)

WTLR Issue: March 2017 #167

ADEJUMOKE BOSEDE ADEPOJU

V

OLADIMEJI KEHINDE AKINOLA

Analysis

This is a claim relating to the estate of Medinat Bola Adepoju (the deceased) who died intestate in July 2015. The claimant is the daughter of the deceased and the defendant claimed to be a widower of the deceased.

Counsel details

Richard Bowles (Three Stone, 3 Stone Buildings, Lincoln’s Inn, London WC2A 3XL, tel 020 7242 4937, e-mail clerks@threestone.law), instructed by Grayfield Solicitors (224 High Road, Chadwell Heath, Romford RM6 6LS, tel 020 8503 8424, e-mail enquiries@grayfieldsolicitors.com), for the claimant.

Richard Devereux-Cooke (Three Stone, 3 Stone Buildings, Lincoln’s Inn, London WC2A 3XL, tel 020 7242 4937, e-mail clerks@threestone.law), instructed by OA Solicitors (353A Barking Road, East Ham, London E6 1LA, tel 020 7729 8825, e-mail info@oasolicitors.co.uk), for the defendant.

Legislation referenced

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  • Administration of Estates Act 1925 s46
  • Civil Evidence Act: 1995
  • Family Law Act 1986 s58(5)
  • Matrimonial Causes Act 1973, s11(d)
  • Non-Contentious Probate Rules 1987
  • Senior Courts Act 1981 ss61, 116