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Estate Lawyers Sydney

At State Lawyers we are able to provide legal advice on your claim against an individuals estate. We are your specialist Estate Lawyers Sydney firm.

Your expert estate lawyers, Sydney

At State Lawyers, we have a dedicated team of wills and estate lawyers. Sydney residents have been coming to us for years, trusting that our expertise and commitment to each client will result in the best outcome for their situation. We will assist and guide you every step in the process in order to achieve the best outcome in a professional and cost effective manner.

At State Lawyers we start each engagement but fully interviewing and assessing your situation, before we then recommend a best course of action, explaining to you the whole process in simple English. We know that you don’t want to hear legal ‘jargonese’, and we we have streamlined the process to make it as simple and easy to understand as possible.

We also understand that it’s important to resolve matters quickly as estate lawyers. Sydney locals can be sure they’ll get a fair result without being bogged down in ongoing legal matters that can drain their energy and waste their time. Of course,case length will vary with each case, depending on its complexity, but at State Lawyers we work hard to ensure that our systems and processes run efficiently, and we will always keep you fully updated on where we are in the process. Our team are highly experienced and disciplined in dealing with disputes and we take a great deal of pride in the positive experience that clients have through our commitment to detail and accountability.

 

What you Can Come to us for

At State Lawyers, we cover a wide range of different legal disputes pertaining to estates, including, but not limited to:

  • Contesting and defending applications relating to wills;
  • Power of Attorney matters;
  • Probate Applications; and
  • De Facto relationship disputes
  • Will Disputes

At State Lawyers we are able to cover a range of disputes and provide the necessary advice for your case using simple language so you are able to understand the whole process. When it comes to estate or probate lawyers, Sydney locals trust State Lawyers for our expertise and commitment to each and every customer. Contact us today to get the process started.

Estate Lawyers Sydney
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Estate Lawyers Sydney Specialists

Sydney Estate Lawyers

At State Lawyers our dedicated team of experts are well versed in the areas of Wills and Estates law. As estate lawyers, Sydney locals can call on our services to guide them every step in the process, and in a professional and cost-effective manner. At State Lawyers we will educate you and explain the whole process around estate law (Sydney – other cities and states in Australia will have their own laws, and we recommend seeking localized advice). We have streamlined the process to make it as simple and easy to understand as possible. We resolve matters quickly and ensure that we obtain a fair result. Case length varies with each case but our state of the art systems and ongoing updates will make you feel at ease. Our team are highly experienced in dealing with disputes and will ensure that you are informed every step of the way.

Areas of dispute covered in estate
There are a number of things that you should be looking for when hiring the services of wills and estate lawyers, Sydney:

  • Contesting and defending applications relating to wills;
  • Power of Attorney matters;
  • Probate Applications; and
  • De Facto relationship disputes
  • Will Disputes

At State Lawyers we are able to cover a range of disputes and provide the necessary advice for your case using simple language so you are able to understand the whole process.

Our goal as estate planning lawyers, Sydney

It may be suitable to grant a Power of Attorney to a person you trust to sign documents when you are unable to, if for instance an asset is solely in your name. This can vary if you have infant children which we can assist with.
A modern and up to date Will allows your wealth to pass to your beneficiaries in accordance with your wishes.

We customise an estate and succession plan to best suit your needs. The plan may involve the following:

  • Estate Planning
  • Succession Planning
  • Wills
  • Power of Attorney
  • Statutory Wills

Contact Us for specialist advice.

Estate Planning

Estate Planning gives an individual the power to decide who is able to retain control over your assets and who should act on your behalf. It is crucial that an individual must examine and make a determination who should have authority and the power to decide over your assets, this will take into account the closeness of the relationships and any incapacity that may be relevant in making a determination.
If you’re living in Sydney and need help with this, contact reputable estate planning lawyers in Sydney, such as State Lawyers. By keeping an up-to-date will, an individual is ensuring that they are taking appropriate measures in planning and protecting their estate. At State Lawyers we are able to assist in laying down the guidelines and drafting an adequate will which incorporates the client’s instructions.

Effective Estate Planning

 

Effective estate planning involves incorporating all aspects to create a succession plan that is an integral part of the client’s overall strategy. There are many different aspects which have to be taken into account when developing an effective plan, such as:

  • Incorporating relationships within the client’s wishes and estate plan. When preparing documents that relate to your estate, it is imperative that an individual take into account the relationships which currently effect them and plan accordingly.
  • Provide and develop a plan to provide costs for family members who may be relying on payments such as children or grandchildren for their schooling needs and educational needs.

State Lawyers will design a plan that is tailored towards your needs. State Lawyers when dealing with your Family Provision Claim or Will Dispute claim will gather all information and communicate with you at all material steps in order to develop an effective plan for your estate that incorporates all aspects that are important.

Wills and Estates
There will be times that you want a probate lawyers. Sydney locals can contact State Lawyers for expert and effective advice around all matters to do with wills and estates, but what you need to know in a nutshell is:

 

  • A will is the legal instrument that permits a person, the testator, to make decisions on how his estate will be managed and distributed after his death.
  • A will is the legal instrument that permits a person, the testator, to make decisions on how his estate will be managed and distributed after his death.
  • A will is a important document that requires professional advise to draft as many individuals make mistakes when taking on the task of drafting the document themselves.
  • An estate is the individuals asset pool in which they can be classified and adequately valued. The estate of an individual is compromised of all items that the individual is eligible to leave behind after they pass away. A will dispute will take into account the estate of the deceased in formulating who should be entitled to claim off that individuals estate in Family Provision Claims.
  • As such it is crucial that when drafting a will to incorporate all assets and distribute those assets among eligible persons. When drafting a will it may be prone to errors as many individuals take on the task of drafting the legal document themselves, as such it is imperative legal advice is sought when you wish to draft your will.
  • Terms and conditions in the will are usually ambiguous or don’t make sense which leaves more opportunity for your will to be challenged when an individual brings a family provision application against your estate.