Lorraine specialises in will and trust disputes alongside contentious Court of Protection.
She acts for trustees, executors, charities and beneficiaries in domestic and international claims. She also advises on disputes between beneficiaries / trustees / executors / third parties including the removal of trustees and executors, Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 claims, proprietary estoppel, constructive trusts, and challenges to charity legacies. In addition, she advises on professional negligence claims in these areas.
In Court of Protection cases, she advises on those of a more contentious nature such as the removal of a deputy or challenges to gifts made to a carer.
- Butler & Anor v Butler & Anor  EWHC 1793 (Ch) Application under s.188 Law of Property Act 1925 for division of a vast collection of Chinese Porcelain amassed by Sir Michael Butler and gifted in equal undivided shares to his four adult children.