Whether you are looking to put a plan in place for the future, you are in charge of administering an estate or you want to dispute an estate, you are in the right place.
We at Campus Lawyers are experts in all matters regarding estates in Victoria.
We understand that matters related to estates, wills and trusts require careful consideration and expert legal guidance, and that everyone’s circumstances are unique and require unique solutions.
Our dedicated team of estate lawyers in Melbourne is here to assist you in navigating the complexities of estate planning, administration, and probate.
When it comes to planning for the future and ensuring the smooth transfer of assets to your loved ones, having a well-crafted estate plan in place is crucial.
Our experienced estate planning lawyers have a deep understanding of the intricacies of Victorian estate law and a proven track record of providing personalised solutions tailored to our clients’ unique circumstances.
We are able to help you with all aspects of estate planning, from advising you on the best structure to setting it all up.
From simple, standard wills to more complex wills, our team will help you draft a legally sound will that accurately reflects your wishes regarding the distribution of your assets, appointment of executors, and guardianship of minor children, and will stand up to legal challenges.
Our lawyers can advise you on the creation and management of different types of testamentary trusts depending on your needs, such as discretionary and special needs trusts. We can also provide guidance on the appointment of trustees and the proper administration of trusts.
If you are in charge of administering an estate, our lawyers can assist you with the probate process, which involves validating the will, identifying and inventorying assets, paying debts and taxes, and distributing assets to beneficiaries. We provide both advisory services as well as complete probate management, taking care of the whole process for you.
If you feel you have been unjustly left out of a will, we can help. Our lawyers are able to advise you in the likelihood of your will dispute being successful and assist you with making the claim. We can also help you defend a will against a claim.
Whether you wish to make a claim against an estate or you are defending a claim against an estate, we are able to help you with all estate disputes and litigation.
Our estate lawyers can provide guidance and advice to minimise estate tax liabilities through various strategies, such as gifting, establishing tax-efficient trusts, or utilising exemptions and deductions available under the tax laws.
If you need to give someone authority to act on your behalf, you need a Power of Attorney. We are here to help you establish a power of attorney and advise you in order to ensure you make the right decision as to who to give the power to and how to do it properly.
If you are dealing with a deceased estate or need to administer it, we are here to help. We can ensure that the process is completed correctly and if any issues arise, we will help you to resolve them.
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