Estate Disputes
Ian Symonds & Associates can help with all your estate dispute issues.


Estate disputes can arise in a number of circumstances.

These include:

  • disagreements between parties about the administration of the estate;
  • disputes about the person’s mental capacity when making the will;
  • disputes about the true meaning and interpretation of the will;
  • disputes about whether the will maker was unduly influenced in the making of the will; and
  • claims by parties who have been left out of the will or who claim that they have not received adequate provision.
  • In cases where a will does not make adequate provision for certain categories of people in particular spouses and
  • children, parties are able to apply to the Court for a greater share of the estate in a Family Provision Claim. In the
  • case of other disputes, application can be made to the Court to determine the dispute.

Local legal professionals who care

As a small team of dedicated professionals we aim to provide a friendly, family atmosphere with a reputation for timely, personalised service.

Contact us to arrange an appointment with an experienced solicitor or conveyancer.

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