A Will is a legal document that details what you’d like to happen with your estate and help to plan your estate. It helps ensure your assets are protected and enables you to appoint a guardian for your children. It also names who is responsible for carrying out your wishes. This person is known as the executor of your will.

Our team has extensive experience and expertise in advising clients in all aspects of Wills and can help you Prepare.

Key contact

Emma has extensive experience advising clients in estate planning/administration, succession, trust structures and disputes.

Our team

Marie is a private clients lawyer in our Melbourne team.

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