Probate and estate administration

Probate and Estate Administration

Settling your estate with dignity

Estate administration is, for many, a difficult and emotional task which can often be complicated by personal grief, business obligations or family disputes. The executor of a will must comply with various laws and rules that govern the administration of a deceased estate.  Our lawyers understand that seeing a solicitor and handling these affairs, may be daunting. We aim to guide you through the process of administering the deceased estate and obtaining probate (where necessary) with sensitivity. Miller Harris Lawyers wealth of experience in this area provides you with peace of mind as you protect and represent the interests of the estate beneficiaries. Our wills and estates lawyers adopt a sensitive approach to guiding executors and beneficiaries through the estate administration process.

We offer legal advice and services for:

Administration of deceased estates

You do not have to face the process of estate administration on your own. Miller Harris Lawyers has the expertise and experience to guide you through each step as you manage the estate within the terms of the will and protect the estate’s assets. Everyone’s personal circumstances are different and we work closely with you from the outset to define the level of support required and the extent of our involvement.

Grants of probate and letters of administration

Should a grant of probate be required in order to pay debts, collect monies and distribute remaining assets in accordance with the will, Miller Harris Lawyers can draft the required document or letters of administration in order to bring the matter to a close with the least amount of stress to all concerned. 

Meet the experts in
Probate and Estate Administration

Sean Walsh

Partner

Sean is an experienced business and commercial lawyer, having practised exclusively in these areas for more than 20 years.

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Bianca Stafford

Associate

Bianca is a commercial lawyer with a broad range of experience in wills and estates, probate and estate administration, and estate dispute resolution.

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