Jim McGarrity

Partner Private Client Services
Direct: 01908 689331 jmcgarrity@geoffreyleaver.com

Jim has over 30 years’ experience in the law and now specialises in will, probate, trust and inheritance disputes and court of protection cases to include:-

  • Contesting a will:
  • Facing a will dispute:
  • Concerned over how a trust is being run;
  • A trustee faced with a dispute
  • An executor or beneficiary involved in a contentious probate or inheritance dispute;
  • Wishing to make a claim for financial provision under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975
  • Disputed cases in the court of protection – to include challenging gifts, seeking the approval of the court of protection to actions taken by attorney, objection to an appointment, cancelling a power of attorney and challenging personal welfare decisions and capacity disputes.
  • Proprietary estoppel, resulting trust and constructive trust cases

Interests
Outside of work Jim spends his time watching horse racing and Oxford United , attending the Gym and receiving physiotherapy treatment.