If you were left out of the Will or not properly provided for you may have a claim under the Family Provisions Act 1982 (FPA).
To make an FPA claim you need to be an eligible person. Eligible persons are:-
A dependant person is a person wholly or partially dependent upon the deceased who is a grand-child of the deceased or is or was a member of the household of which the deceased was a member. This category may include persons related or unrelated to the deceased including foster children and persons in a same sex relationship.
In order for a Court to change a Will, it carries out a two stage process:
This is a complex area of law whether you are an applicant seeking provision out of the Estate or the Executor dealing with a claim.
Maatouks Law Group has extensive experience in Wills, Probate and Administration matters.
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