How long after death can a Will be contested?

How long after death can a Will be contested? You have 12 months from the date of death to contest the Will. But exceptions may apply if you can show the court you have sufficient cause. How to contest a Will 12 months AFTER death To contest a Will a couple of years after the […]

Disputing A Will – Your Chances of Success

If you are considering disputing a Will, it is important to obtain expert legal advice on your chances of success, prior to lodging a dispute with the Court. This consideration is extremely important as the consequences of commencing court proceedings without merit, can lead to you being liable to pay the other party’s legal costs […]

Estate Planning – Family Will Disputes

Family Will Disputes – I helped my parent’s set-up a very successful grocery business fifteen years ago. The business was split equally in half between my parents and myself. I have now heard that they intend to give their 50 per cent share to my brother in their Will. He has never had any say […]

Contest, Challenge Or Disputing A Will? – You’ve Come To the Right Place!

If you’re looking for answers on how to Contest, Challenge or Dispute a Will, then you’ve come to the right place. Graeme Heckenberg Principle Lawyer at Northern Beaches Lawyers has been in practice for over 25 years, specialising in Wills and Estates. There are pros and cons in Challenging a Will, with a need to […]