Law firm Irwin Mitchell’s will, trust and estate disputes team has been bolstered with a new recruit in its Birmingham office.
Doug Houghton, has joined Irwin Mitchell’s Birmingham office as an associate solicitor from Higgs & Sons and specialises in a wide range of trust and probate disputes.
He is a full member of the Association of Contested Trusts and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS) and will be working with Partner Gavin Faber who joined the team last year.
Mr Houghton said: “I’m delighted to join Irwin Mitchell which has developed an excellent reputation for its work in helping people involved in disputes regarding wills, trust and estates.
“There is strong national team already in place and I am looking forward to getting started with the team in the Birmingham and using the extensive resources at my disposal to help more people to solve their contentious probate and trust issues.”