This briefing summarises the recently published Law Commission's final report on Intestacy and Family Provision Claims on Death as well as discusses recommendations it is making to Parliament for the reform of the law in this area.

For further advice about making a will, please contact Carly Argent, wills executive.

For further advice regarding claims under the Inheritance Act, please contact Alison Regan, partner or Gareth Ledsham, solicitor - senior associate.

 

Law Commission publishes final report on Intestacy and Family Provision Claims on Death - January 2012.pdf