Entries by Magdalen Chambers

Cohabitation and Trusts of Land seminar

Members of Magdalen Chambers’ Private Client Team of  provided a Cohabitation and Trusts of Land seminar in Poole on 16 October 2014. The event organised by Coles Miller Solicitors brought together some 50 Family and Civil litigation solicitors and legal executives from a number of firms in Dorset, Hampshire, Wiltshire and London. The training event […]

Last Minute Wills

It is not uncommon for relatives to take an aged member of the family to a solicitor so that a new will can be executed. The Court of Appeal decision in Hawes v Burgess [2013] EWCA Civ 73 demostrates the care that has to be exercised in such a situation.  The relevant will was drafted […]