Liam Brooke

Principal Associate


T: 0330 016 9188 / 07752797273


Recommended lawyer 2023 Legal 500 Contentious trusts and probate

Liam is a Disputed Wills and Trusts Lawyer with over eight years’ experience specialising in this field. He is experienced in advising on all aspects of private wealth disputes, including acting for beneficiaries, executors, trustees (both private and professional) and trust corporations.

Liam has successfully dealt with all manner of disputes within the private wealth sphere, including Trust disputes, Will validity disputes, claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 and Court of Protection disputes.

Liam worked at Shoosmiths as a Principal Associate following five years at Clarion Solicitors and four years at Irwin Mitchell LLP.

Professional highlights:

  • Acting for the successful claimant in the case of Martin v Williams [2017] EWHC (Ch)
  • Acting on behalf of a minor beneficiary in a claim for breach of Trust and the removal of a trustee, with cross border elements
  • Obtaining Summary Judgment against a defendant in a Probate Claim, a remedy which is rarely given in such cases
  • Succeeding in a number of Proprietary Estoppel claims involving agricultural property