Widow awarded part of Will despite being excluded
We came across an interesting story, whereby a widow has won half of her late husband’s £1 million estate despite his will entirely excluding her and their four daughters. Harbans Kaur, the widow, married Karnail Singh in 1955. Singh made his will in 2005 before dying
Can you still contest probate without a Will?
In England and Wales, there are strict rules which decide what should happen with an estate when there is no valid Will in place, or a Will that insufficiently covers all of the estate. The estate is distributed in a fixed order based on the