Probate and Estates
PROBATE AND ESTATES BALLARAT
Before a person’s final wishes can be carried out a procedure known as a grant of probate of a will takes place. This is a document that is issued by the Probate Office of the Supreme Court which states that the executor has proven the will is valid.
The executor is free to deal with the assets and distribute to the beneficiaries of the will once the grant has been received. However, there are times when this can be a complex and challenging task, especially where large amounts of money and assets are involved.
Our accredited specialists and wills and estates team will guide you through the process of applying for probate and ensuring the distribution of assets is handles in the least stressful way.
Our Ballarat Probate and Estate's team can advise and assist you in the areas of:
- Application for probate
- Distribution of assets
- Disputed estates