Contentious Probate Update – Bath

Charles Auld

Charles Auld, Chair.

Members of our wills, trusts & tax team, Royds Withy King and Mogers Drewett invite you to their annual seminar on Thursday, 23rd February 2017. This seminar aims to bring practitioners up to speed with all the latest developments in the world of contentious probate. This seminar is principally targeted at solicitors who are (or would like to be) involved in contentious probate work, but it would also be of interest to non-contentious lawyers, will writing firms and professional executors.

This event will be held at Royds Withy King, Bath and will be followed by a drinks and canapé reception.

Speakers and topics include:

  • Welcome from Chair
    Charles Auld, Barrister, St John’s Chambers
  • An update on 1975 Act claims
    Amanda Noyce, Partner, Royds Withy King
  • Resolving contentious probate claims without going to trial
    Oliver Wooding, Barrister, St John’s Chambers
  • Contentious probate case law update
    Luke Watson, Partner, Mogers Drewett
  • A practical guide to challenging lifetime transactions
    Christopher Jones, Barrister, St John’s Chambers
  • Illegality in light of Patel v. Mirza [2016] UKSC 42
    Alex Troup, Barrister, St John’s Chambers


Download programme: Contentious Probate Update – Bath
 Royds Withy King, Midland Bridge House, Midland Bridge Road, Bath, BA2 3FP
Date: Thursday, 23rd February 2017
Registration: 1.00pm
Seminar starts: 1.25pm
Seminar ends: 5.00pm
Cost: £45 + VAT (£54)

Ways to book

Online:  Contentious Probate Update – Bath
Phone: 0800 051 8066


Royds Withy King
Midland Bridge House, Bath, BA2 3FP