trust law in complex - in Wodzicki v Wodzicki the court had to consider a trust scenario in the context of intestacy

Intestacy, trusts and beneficial ownership of property

Intestacy  – dying without a valid will – can cause all sorts of legal complications for your loved ones. In this case, the Court of Appeal had to consider the complex area of trusts, and the ownership of a property occupied by the deceased’s daughter, but owned jointly by the deceased and his second wife. The Facts The claimant, Juliette Wodzicki, lived in a property in London which was registered […]