Sadly, the passing of a loved one results in many cases in dispute about the management of his or her estate and honouring the wishes of the deceased.

Further, at times the needs of family members that have not been catered for by a particular Will results in a claim for financial assistance / family provision.

In these cases the process of mediation can assist the parties reach an outcome that avoids the potential damage to family relationships at a time when emotions can be the fore.

Mediation is also useful for other general disputes that might exist from time to time within family groups.