Called 1994 Email Marisa
Marisa has developed a traditional chancery practice which primarily revolves around Wills, probate, trusts and property. She undertakes both contentious and non-contentious work in both areas.
Marisa regularly advises and represents clients in relation to the validity/construction of Wills, disputes involving Executors and PR’s, Part 64 applications and on claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 and other related matters. Last year she appeared in the first post Ilott v Blue Cross adult claimant case for financial provision (Nahjec v Fowle  EW Misc 11 CC).
Marisa is also instructed regularly in relation to property matters. She frequently advises on issues arising out of Trusts of Land and TOLATA claims, and represents clients in both the High Court and the Property Tribunals. Marisa also deals with all levels of disputes involving easements, boundary disputes, adverse possession and other claims relating to property.
Marisa is instructed by solicitors and individuals across the North Eastern, Midland and Wales and Chester Circuits and consequently has appeared in the Business and Property Courts in many regions.
Marisa's down to earth approach, direct advice and ability to communicate with clients at any level makes her an ideal choice for litigation in areas where emotions can run high.
Marisa is happy to travel for all aspects of her work (usually with no extra charge) and if appropriate can act on a direct access basis.
Marisa regularly advises and represents clients in disputes involving trusts of land and TOLATA applications. She is equally as confortable in the property tribunal as the High Court having represented both Claimants and Defendants in both arenas.
Marisa is regularly instructed in cases under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Depandants) Act 1975 including claims against and for multi million pound estates. Further information as to her recent experience can be seen under the Probate, Inheritance and Trust section of the website.
Marisa specialises in traditional chancery work which includes probate, trusts and wills and associated work. Her contentious work has included:-
Marisa is frequently instructed to deal with disputes involving property both in respect of tortious claims and equitable rights under trusts of land and TOLATA in both the High Courts and the Property Tribunal. Her recent instructions include the following:-
Appeared in the first post Ilott v Blue Cross adult claimant case for financial provision (Nahjec v Fowle  EW Misc 11 CC).
University of Essex, Inns of Court School of Law