Estate Planning & Business Succession

We assist clients to draft their wills and with other ways of disposing of their property and assets to their loved ones. We will also help you to probate a will and administer an estate. Where a loved one dies intestate, we will guide you through the sometimes lengthy process of establishing your claim. In addition, we provide such services as:

  • Interpreting wills
  • Establishing trusts and
  • Drafting powers of attorney

The provision of business succession planning, structuring and estate planning requires broad thinking to create solutions for individuals and families.

In providing legal advice, we consider the full range of succession planning issues, including:

  • the business’ position and the directors’ goals and aspirations
  • the business’ profile
  • successful exit strategies
  • structuring
  • commercial asset protection

Our business succession planning approach may involve referring you to adjunct professionals such accountants, tax specialists, financial planners and other consultants to assist you in achieving a complete succession plan