Will, Probate & Trust Disputes

Solomons Solicitors

Whether you would like to bring a claim or defend a claim we can help you with straight forward and pragmatic advice to help you achieve the best outcome. We can assist you with the following:


  • Challenges to the validity of a will
  • Disputes about the meaning of a will


  • Claims for financial provision from an estate where a will or intestacy has not made reasonable provision, under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependents) Act 1975
  • Claims to enforce a promise made by a deceased person in relation to an inheritance
  • Claims made against Executors and Personal Representatives
  • Disputes between Executors or between Personal Representatives
  • Claims on behalf of an estate to recover property


  • Breach of trust claims
  • Removal of trustee actions
  • Actions relating to the disclosure of trust documentation Disputes arising out of lifetime transactions
  • Disputes about the validity of lifetime gifts
  • Undue influence
  • Claims against Deputies and Attorneys

Professional Negligence Claims

Claims against professionals in the context of:

  • Will writing and estate planning
  • Administration of estates
  • Trusts

For further information please contact our specialist solicitor Jacqui Forrest, Jacqui is an associate member of the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Solicitors and offers clear, practical and professional advice tailored to meet each client’s needs.

Initial Consultation

Jacqui Forrest – Family and Litigation Solicitor


We are expert solicitors and can advise you in private matters such as Litigation, Disputes, Claims and more.

Contact us on 01202 802 807 and book a consultation at our Bournemouth or Christchurch office.