Forbes appoints Tom Howcroft to Contentious Trusts and Probate TeamLeading North West legal firm Forbes Solicitors has expanded its Contentious Trusts and Probate Team with the recruitment of Solicitor Tom Howcroft.
Tom joins Associate Solicitor Ben Wilson at the firm's Central Lancashire office as the team continues to build on its reputation for expert advice on all matters connected to wills and inheritance disputes.
Tom specialises in a range of matters, including:
- Claims for reasonable financial provision pursuant to the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975
- Contesting the validity of a Will, for example on the basis of undue influence lack of capacity, or lack of knowledge or approval of the terms of the will
- Interpretation issues and breach of trust