After a person passes away – whether or not the person leaves a valid Will – there may be someone who was excluded from the Will or named person who did not receive a fair distribution of the estate to challenge the estate.
In Victoria, this is known as a Testators Family Maintenance claim (TFM claim) – or, more simply, an estate claim.
There are certain categories of people who may challenge a Will such as:
We represent clients in this area as follows:
If you believe that you have not been properly catered for in the Will or if you are an Executor who has been approached by a party seeking to make a claim on the Estate, contact us for a confidential discussion on 1330 907 335. Alternatively, please complete the enquiry form on this page.
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