Webinar – Future of Wills


SFE webinar series 2018 – webinar 9

8 November 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Speaker: William Moffett

Venue: online

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Course content

The Law Commission consultation and reforms

  • The need for reform
  • Objectives of the proposed reforms
  • Areas covered by the Law Commission consultation paper: from formalities of will making to the law of undue influence and testamentary capacity
  • Discussion on the issues arising in each area addressed by the Law Commission
  • The outcomes – future landscape of wills

NB: If by the date of the webinar, the Law commission conclusions have not been published either the date or the topic of the webinar will be changed 

About the speaker

William Moffett is a barrister at Radcliffe Chambers. He has been described by those instructing him as a talented and tenacious advocate who is also thorough, clear, and practical in his advisory work. William is highly regarded in the areas of traditional Chancery, commercial litigation, property law and professional negligence.

William’s practice is balanced between his advocacy and advisory work in the commercial Chancery field, and he is commended for being “diligent and incisive” in both. He has acquired particular experience of property disputes, commercial litigation, and partnership disputes in addition to his expertise in probate, wills, and trusts. He also frequently acts in professional negligence claims in those areas.