Ilott v Mitson in the Supreme Court – 5 Stone Buildings’ reaction

The Supreme Court has given its judgment in Ilott v Mitson [2017] UKSC 17, a claim involving an adult child under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 for financial provision from her mother’s estate. Hugh Cumber who, led by Penelope Reed QC, represented the successful charities, gives his comment.