Probate in UK Law

  • Fuller v Strum
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 07 Dic 2001
    ......Jules Sher Q.C., sitting as a Deputy Judge of the High Court, on 20 December 2000 in a probate action. The judge pronounced for the force and validity of a Will only in respect of certain standard directions and one of five pecuniary legacies. ......
  • Marley v Rawlings and another
    • Supreme Court
    • 22 Ene 2014
    ....... The procedural background . 9 The appellant began probate proceedings, which came before Proudman J. She gave a judgment based on the understanding that his case was that Mr Rawlings's will ("the Will") ......
  • Wintle v Nye
    • House of Lords
    • 18 Dic 1958
    ...... Schedule to the Legal Aid and Advice Act 1949": And it is further Ordered , That the Cause be, and the same is hereby, remitted back to the Probate, Divorce and Admiralty Division of the High Court of Justice with a Declaration, That the Will dated 4th August, 1937, of Kathleen Helen Wells is ......
  • Gill v Woodall & Others
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 14 Dic 2010
    ...... of Mr James Allen QC, sitting in the Leeds District Registry as a Deputy High Court Judge of the Chancery Division, revoking the grant of probate of the will of Joyce Gill (“Mrs Gill”), dated 27 April 1993. An initial summary of the facts ......
  • Finnegan v Cementation Company Ltd
    • Court of Appeal
    • 15 Abr 1953
    ......, which sets out in paragraph 1: "On the instructions of my principals I did on the 29thday of January, 1933, attend at the Principal Probate Registry, Somerset Mouse, Strand, London, W. C. 2. and made search and found no record of a Grant of Probate or Letters of Administration of the ......
  • Hoff and Others v Atherton
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 19 Nov 2004
    ...... 19 Mrs. Atherton knew Mr. Anthony Hatt socially. He had been in general practice as a solicitor, doing principally probate and conveyancing work, for 23 years before taking up a full-time judicial appointment as an Immigration Adjudicator. After retirement he became a ......
  • Perrins v Holland and Others
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 08 Dic 2010
    ......The first two related to the grant of probate in solemn form, the third to certain of the orders as to costs. . . 2 Permission to appeal on each of the three grounds was granted by ......
  • Re P
    • Chancery Division
    • 09 Feb 2009
  • Holder v Holder
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 08 Dic 1967
    ......Clark (9 Appeal Cases 733 ). In September, 1960, he offered £30,000 for the farms, but the family thought this not enough. Probate was granted to the first and second defendants in November, 1960, on the footing that the third defendant had renounced. Mrs. Holder then instructed ......
  • Halliday v Shoesmith and Another
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 30 Jun 1992
    ...... SUPREME COURT OF JUDICATURE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION) ON APPEAL FROM THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE CHANCERY DIVISION (PROBATE) (MR JUSTICE MERVYN DAVIES) Royal Courts of Justice . Before: . Lord Justice Stocker . and . Lord Justice Beldam . 92/0791 ......
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