THE TEAM


Fiona Brophy, Senior Associate

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master of Applied Law (Wills & Estates)

Fiona holds a Master of Applied Law (Wills & Estates) and works within the areas of wills, estate planning, and property law. 

EXPERIENCE

  • Estate planning advice which involves a complete review of both personal and financial
  • Reviewing trust and company documents as part of the estate planning process and preparing appropriate documentation such as deeds of variation and letters of wishes
  • Reviewing trust deeds and advising on death benefit nominations
  • Drafting and advising on Wills ranging from simple to complex (including those incorporating testamentary discretionary trusts)
  • Preparation of applications for grants of Probate and Letters of Administration
  • Preparation of applications for reseals of interstate grants
  • Assisting executors and administrators in administering and finalising deceased estates
  • Preparing various powers of attorney, including general, enduring (financial and personal) and appointment of medical treatment decision maker documents
  • Litigation for and against persons seeking further provision from a deceased estate under Part IV of the Administration and Probate Act
  • Residential and commercial acquisitions, disposals, subdivisions, and leasing matters

Fiona is approachable and committed to working with clients to achieve the best possible outcomes.