Result Excellence

phone icon+27 11 783 8300
divider

Wills, Estates and Trust Planning Department


Wills

This will be the most important document you will sign in your lifetime. Having a will in place is a vital necessity to stay in control over your assets. Planning your estate in advance avoids unnecessary pitfalls in the future and gives you the peace of mind knowing your assets is distributed according to your wishes. Our team has the necessary knowledge and expertise to ensure that your will is drawn in accordance with the law and your instructions. You will have the confidence that your will has been properly executed and is valid and binding in terms of the Wills Act.

  • Drafting and execution of Wills
  • Estate planning and wealth structuring
  • Estate duty planning & structuring of secondary estate planning instruments
  • Challenging or opposing validity of Wills

Estates

We understand the importance of your legacy and planning for your family’s future. Our team provides professional assistance to secure the best possible transition of your estate to your heirs and to deal with any legal issues that might be encountered during the administration of your estate. Our team can assist and advise you on any potential problem which may arise. We have the capacity to deal with any legal issues that might be encountered during the administration process.

  • Administration of deceased estates

Trusts

We can assist clients with the drawing of a trust deed and registration of a trust. Trusts can be used for various purposes including estate planning or to further a specific purposes. Trusts can be extremely flexible and can also be tailored to a family’s changing circumstances and needs.

  • Testamentary trusts and inter vivos trusts
  • Preparation and registration of charitable trusts
  • Amendments to trust deeds and change of trustees
  • Formal amendments to trust deeds and change of trustees
  • Preparation of initial trustees minutes
  • Drafting of resolutions

separator

separator