Candy Stockton, Partner in Dispute Resolution
Candy is a Partner and Head of Contentious Trust and Probate within TWM’s Dispute Resolution team. She specialises in dispute resolution for private and commercial clients across a number of areas including:
Contentious Trust and Probate
Property Litigation (both commercial and private)
Director, shareholder and partnership disputes
Contract and SPA disputes
Consumer Credit Act disputes
Candy has had several high profile matters heard in the High Court and is experienced in Alternative Dispute Resolution methods such as mediation.
Whilst Candy has been involved in a variety of types of dispute, she specialises in Wills, Trusts, Estate Administration & Distribution Disputes (also known as contentious trust and probate disputes). This is a specialist area of law and accordingly she is qualified as an Associate Member of ACTAPS (Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists).
In her spare time, Candy is a keen skier and aviator, and also enjoys rugby (as a spectator!), as well as travel, country walks with her dog and sudoku.
Recommended for contentious trusts and probate
The Legal 500 - 2021, 2020, 2019, 2017
Recommended for private wealth disputes
Chambers High Net Worth Guide - 2020, 2019
Commentary from Chambers HNW Guide 2020:
Candy Stockton advises clients on contentious trust and probate matters. A source says: "She displayed a good grasp of the situation and the ability to anticipate potential future difficulties which might have been encountered."