Trusts, estates and succession are the key components of traditional Chancery law work, and an area which has seen rapid growth in recent years in sync with the growing awareness and focus on family wealth management and succession planning. Many cases are high-stakes and involve complex, technical and novel legal issues that require the most astute and creative legal minds to resolve.
The expertise of DVC’s members in this area are highly sought after. Many DVC members are frequently involved in high-profile, front-page-worthy cases, both local and international. Disputes concerning family wealth often involve interaction between different areas of law, which DVC members are uniquely positioned to handle. DVC members also work closely with different professionals in relation to issues arising from administration of estates and/or charities.
Specific Areas of Expertise
- Wills, Probate and Administration of Estates