CHILD SUPPORT AGENCY AND ORS
The claim was by the administrator of the estate of Norman Tovey (the deceased), seeking directions as to whether the estate should accept and make provision for four alleged liabilities. The deceased’s assets amounted to around £160,000, with £83,000 uncontested liabilities. The alleged liabilities, if valid, would exceed £500,000.
Jody Atkinson (St John’s Chambers, 101 Victoria Street, Bristol BS1 6PU, tel 0117 923 4700, e-mail email@example.com), instructed by AMD Solicitors (100 Henleaze Road, Henleaze, Bristol BS9 4JZ, tel 0117 962 1205, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org), appeared on behalf of the claimant.
Sarah Harman (4 Stone Buildings, Lincoln’s Inn, London WC2A 3XT, tel 020 7242 5524, e-mail email@example.com), instructed by Government Legal Department, appeared on behalf of the defendant.