Lilleyman v Lileyman [2012] EWHC 1056 (Ch)

A case for family practitioner’s to be aware of. Following an Inheritance Act claim in which the claimant did not better a Part 36 offer the court ordered her to pay 80% of the Defendant’s costs. The court commented on the effect of this on the order for provision made and the differing costs regimes under the ancillary relief and Inheritance Act jurisdictions.