Wills & Estates – Probate

Our Wills & Estates Team provides solutions and advice to our clients on personal legal matters involving inheritance and superannuation disputes, Wills and deceased estates.

The lawyers in this team work across a wide spectrum of matters in their area and have the skills and experience to deal with any legal issues that may arise.

Probate Expertise:

  • Appointing an Executor
  • Managing official recognition by the Court of legal will 
  • Preparing Wills and Power of Attorney (Financial, Medical and Guardianship)
  • Administration of deceased estates
  • Any dispute relating to inheritance, superannuation or challenges to Wills

Our team includes lawyers who are Law Institute of Victoria Accredited Specialists.


Recent Work 

  • Defending an estate against a claim by a child from a prior relationship who lived overseas.
  • Issuing Supreme Court proceedings, successfully negotiating and settling a dispute between executors to complete the administration of the estate and the sale of estate property.
  • Obtaining probate of a homemade Will consisting of loose and unbound pages and prepared by an interested beneficiary.
  • Obtaining a grant of probate for 3 children of their father’s estate and working through the tax/stamp duty issues arising out of the proposed distribution.

Free 30 Minute Legal Consultation 

For further information, please contact our Wills & Estates team on +61 3 8540 0200 or fill in the form below.