Contesting a Will can seem like a process that feels unnecessary. But if you feel that you have been inadequately provided for in your relative’s Will, then our experience dispute resolution solicitors can support you.

The legal grounds surrounding contested wills are substantial, but at Middletons Solicitors, we always aim for a successful claim which is properly executed. Our legal advice is always provided in your best interest.

We have supported many clients over the years to contest a Will quickly, efficiently and respectfully.

There are a number of occasions which can prompt legal action, these can include:

  • The deceased died before making a Will, and their properties were distributed against the promise of the individual made whilst alive
  • The belief that a family member’s or friend’s Will fails to reflect their final requests
  • Questioning the mental capacity at the time the deceased created their will
  • The deceased was under the influence of someone else
  • Change of circumstances after the Will had been originally completed
  • The failure of their step children being provided for

Experienced will dispute solicitors

Our dispute resolution solicitors are extremely experienced in the process of disputing a will. Along with their comprehensive knowledge, they adopt a human approach during such an emotional and overwhelming time.

By consulting with a dispute resolution representative, you can assess your entitlements and act accordingly. Our solicitors will determine if you have standing to contest the Will, then whether you can file the contest in time, and if you have sufficient grounds to contest it.

Find out more about challenging a will

To find out more about challenging a relative or friend’s Will, please get in touch with our litigation team.


Chris Jolly Partner Civil and Commercial Litigation Dispute Resolution Warminster

Chris Jolly
Partner – Head of Civil and Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution

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