CAN YOU CONTEST A WILL AFTER PROBATE ?
The following are questions that we are frequently asked regarding contesting a Will.
You may be able to contest a Will after probate has been granted.
The problem with contesting a Will after probate is that the assets of the estate may already have been distributed, which can make it more difficult to get back what you are entitled to.
It is therefore strongly advised to seek legal advice as soon as you believe that you may have a claim. We can put a Caveat on the estate which would prevent probate from being granted while your dispute is being dealt with.
There are strict time limits for contesting a Will and these depend on the type of claim you have.