Costs – discontinuance of claim

November 2021 | Wills, probate and administration

In this case, a will was challenged on the basis of absence of due execution, want of knowledge and approval, and undue influence. The estate was valued at between £3m and £4m. During the course of the trial, the defendants dropped their claim and a consent order was agreed. A hearing on the issue of …

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