Radcliffe Chambers barristers appear in probate dispute involving genealogist

Dov Ohrenstein and Oliver Hilton represented the claimant and defendant respectively in Amstell v Fraser. The dispute involved genealogy and probate research firm Fraser & Fraser, which was once featured in BBC television series Heir Hunters. The court ruled in favour of the claimant, finding that the defendant had gained grant of letters of administration on the basis of intestacy despite having been told about the will.

Read The Times’ coverage of the case here and The Telegraph’s here.