Last updated: January 2021
- Estate & Probate Law
- Family Law
Office: Melbourne CBD
Carew Counsel Solicitors
Carew Counsel Solicitors offer estate administration and litigation services and tailors the costs to the requirements of each estate.
When a family member or close friend is appointed to act as Executor and Trustee of a Will, naturally that person is mourning the loss of a loved one while being tasked with the complex job of Executor including:
- Advertising & applying for probate;
- Collecting estate assets & contacting necessary institutions;
- Payment of outstanding liabilities;
- Administering assets according the Will;
- distributing the residue of the estate to beneficiaries;
- maintaining accounting records; &
- organising the preparation of tax documents.
Carew Counsel Solicitors can support the Executor(s) through each of the above duties. Executor(s) stay involved in the matter; utilising our services aids in progressing the estate matter efficiently.
Our experienced team can also assist with your Estate Planning needs.
❯ Establish Validity of Wills and Executor or Administrator Role
❯ Determine Beneficiaries
❯ Claim Superannuation Death Benefit
❯ Claim Insurance Death Benefit
❯ Apply for Grant of Probate
❯ Apply for Grant of Letters of Administration
❯ Respond to Court Requisitions
❯ Set-up Estate and Transfer Assets
❯ Liquidate and Set-up Testamentary & Other Trusts
❯ Review prior to Finalising & Distributing
❯ Draft Beneficiary Settlements & Release
❯ Provide End-to-end Administration Service
❯ Support with Contentious Matters & Litigation
❯ Support with Dispute Resolution