Tuesday 25th June
Speaker: Claire Colbert – Family Law: How to Protect Yourself and Your Family
It is important to recognise that all decisions you make can actually have far reaching implications that could affect your liability to various taxes and have a significant impact on your family. In this talk you’ll learn some top tips for you and your family, including:
- How best to legally own property and protect yourself
- How to protect you and your children/family when lending and gifting them money
- Why you need to have/check/update your will
Claire Colbert is an Associate Solicitor in the Private Law team at Blake Lapthorn in Oxford, specialising in all aspects of family law. Claire is the author of the “Which? Guide to Divorce and Splitting Up” (2010). She also advises on Inheritance Act disputes, where a deceased’s will has not made proper financial provision for dependants, and School Appeal tribunals. Claire is keen to resolve matters as quickly and amicably as possible for her clients, whilst ensuring the best possible outcome and practical solutions with constructive, cost-proportionate approaches to legal issues.