Common misconceptions about estate planning

An estate plan involves more than signing a Will and leaving it in a safe place. An effective estate plan requires consideration of numerous matters and ongoing review to ensure it reflects your testamentary wishes and covers unexpected events. In this article we look...
6 July, 2021

Windfalls and family law property settlements

The steps involved in determining how property is divided after the breakdown of a relationship generally include: identifying the assets, liabilities and financial resources of the parties; assessing the parties’ financial and non-financial contributions to...
11 May, 2021

Making a Will if capacity is in question

It is well known that a Will is a legal document which sets out how a person would like their assets to be distributed once they die. Generally if you are over the age of 18 years, you can make a Will – provided you have the necessary legal capacity to know and...
11 May, 2021