Areas of Practice

Estate Planning and Administration

Torrens Legal has an experienced team in providing professional estate planning and estate administration services.

Estate Planning

Estate planning goes beyond making a Will. It involves the distribution of assets during the lifetime a person and after death. We provide comprehensive estate planning services to ensure you have the appropriate instruments and the right structures in place for transfer of assets in the deceased estate according to your wishes.

Our estate planning advice is tailored to suit your needs and requirements and we offer a  wide-ranging scope of services such as:

  1. drafting simple and complex Wills containing trusts and special provisions;
  2. reviewing existing Wills to reflect current circumstances;
  3. establishing various trust structures; and
  4. preparing Enduring Power of Attorney, Enduring Powers of Guardianship and Advance Health Directive.

Estate Administration

We can assist with working your way through the estate administration process which many people find overwhelming and time-consuming.  We will lessen your burden of having to deal with various institutions such as banks, insurance companies, land titles office, the Australian Taxation Office, superannuation funds provider, local council and utility service supplier.