Month April 2024

Family loan agreement dispute resolved

The dispute resolution team based in our Aylesbury office in Buckinghamshire this week was successful in defeating a claim relating to a historic loan asserted by our client’s former in-laws. The matter settled at mediation with the Claimants agreeing to…

Undue influence challenges – Rea v Rea

The recent case of Rea v Rea [2024] EWCA Civ 169 evidences the high bar cases of undue influencemust overcome. The Court of Appeal stated that to bring a successful claim, undue influence must bemore probable than any other hypothesis.BackgroundThe…

Kelly-Ann Welsh promoted to partner

It is with great pleasure that the partners announce the addition of Kelly-Ann as a new partner of the firm with effect from today. Kelly-Ann has been an invaluable member of the team here for the past 5 1/2 years.…