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I own my home (mortgage free) in which I have lived with my

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I own my home (mortgage free) in which I have lived with my children for the last 10 years. I also have a significant sum of money invested in a personal pension. My long-term partner is now looking to move in with me. In the event of my death I want my assets to pass to my children and made a will to this effect several years' ago. My partner has assets of his own, although not quite as much as mine, and we have always kept our finances separate. If my partner does now move in, will he be able to make any claim against my assets, either by contesting my will or in the event of us separating etc?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Harris replied 1 year ago.

Hi, thank you for your question are you married to your partner?