Estate Lawyers Toowoomba

Deceased Estate Administration


Ferrier & Co are experienced Toowoomba estate lawyers who can assist you with administering the deceased estate of a loved one. Engaging an estate lawyer to assist with professional estate administration will provide you with peace of mind during a stressful and upsetting time in your life.

Our estate lawyers can assist with a range of estate administration including:

  • Interpreting the Will of the deceased in terms of estate laws
  • Advising executors and trustees in regard to their duties and rights
  • Informing government bodies including Centrelink and Veterans Affairs
  • Applying for Probate of the Will in the Supreme Court
  • Dealing with intestacy (where there is no Will)
  • Identifying estate assets and liabilities
  • Collecting estate financial assets including superannuation, bank funds, shares, outstanding loans, and insurance payouts
  • Selling or transferring estate property including estate auctions
  • Paying estate debts including mortgages, funeral costs, and testamentary expenses
  • Advising in regard to family and testamentary trusts
  • Distributing bequests and inheritances to beneficiaries
  • Organising information for estate tax returns
  • Family mediation and negotiation

Estate lawyers servicing Toowoomba & Darling Downs

With offices in Toowoomba and Roma, our estate lawyers assist businesses throughout the Darling Downs and Western Downs regions.


Administering the estate

Administering a deceased estate can be a complex matter and by using the services of a professional estate lawyer, you will ensure that the wishes of your loved one are carried out as they were intended.

Find out more about estate administration.

Challenging a will

Challenging or disputing a Will can sometimes occur due to the complexity of family dynamics.

There are a number of reasons why a Will may be contested.

Learn more about challenging or disputing a Will.

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