Probate, Wills and Inheritance

Anvil Chambers specialise in Inheritance, Wills and Probate. We help our clients resolve a wide range of inheritance related issues and disputes.

Following a bereavement, emotions are often running very high and these can be even greater due to a family dispute. Anvil Chambers recognises this and can guide you with skill and empathy. We are approachable for our clients and everyone involved whilst ensuring we protect our clients best interests.

Why choose us:-

  1. Expertise – Anvil Chambers are experts in Wills, Probate, and Inheritance Act cases and have the skills to guide you through.
  2. Personal approach- Anvil Chambers understands everyone is different and therefore every person is treated as an individual and given the care they personally need to ensure the best representation.
  3. Communication – Anvil Chambers understands how important communication is and we will keep you updated at every step.


  1. Written Advice
    • Opinions on prospects of success, procedure, and tactics
    • Strategy agreements
  2. Mediation
    • Representation at mediation to agree negotiations so there is no need for a court Trial
  3. Directions Hearings
    • Early hearings after an application to the court
    • Pre-Trial Reviews
  4. Final Hearings
    • The trial where live evidence is given in court. Cross examination of all witnesses takes place
  5. Appeals
    • Where one party argues that the judge at the final hearing erred in law or fact


Case Studies

From Family Procedure Rules to Civil Procedure Rules under the Inheritance Act

Family Court at Dartford Dartford County Court John’s client, the Claimant, was in the process of negotiating a matrimonial finance …

Claiming against an estate

Family Court at Canterbury John was asked to advise the proposed Claimant in a potential claim against the proposed Defendants …