Established in the 1850's, Nevett Ford is a well respected and renowned full service
law firm with substantial expertise in will dispute litigation. We also do extensive
estate planning for clients who wish to make new wills or refresh existing ones.
Estate planning, if done properly, may avoid costly and emotional litigation in
Our firm's philosophy is based on providing personalised, practical and prompt delivery of high quality professional services.
The Estates Law team at Nevett Ford is able to advise you on all aspects of estates law including making or changing wills, establishing testamentary trusts, assistance to executors and administrators in applying for Probate and administering a will, will disputes and challenges.
Our Estates lawyers provide strategic advice on preparation of wills and how to minimise the risks of a claim being made against an estate. When involved in litigation our lawyers use their expertise and knowledge to attempt to resolve matters at the earliest possible opportunity.
If you would like more information about an estate law matter, please contact us and one of the lawyers in our Estates Law team will assist with your enquiry.
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We offer a full range of Estate Law services. We understand the complexity of the issues that people wishing to make wills or who are involved in litigation over wills often face
Issue: Whether the will was signed in suspicious circumstances and whether the defendant satisfied the onus of proving that the deceased knew and approved of the contents of the will Facts: The testatrix was a 96 year...
Issue: Did the deceased have a responsibility to make provision for his step-children in his will? Facts: The plaintiffs were step-children of the deceased (who died on 3 July 2006 aged 84 years). In a will...