You never know how long you’ve got

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Patrick Boylen recently dealt with a case that highlights how important it is to get your Will in order before it is too late.  Continue reading the blog below regarding a recent case where the… read more

 When do you need a Lawyer?

When is it time to call a lawyer? This is always a hard one, not every legal matter needs a lawyer.  A common example is a speeding ticket.  You probably don’t need a lawyer for… read more

Free Planning Ahead Wills & Estates Seminar

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Julie Height
Senior Associate

Are you prepared? Living an enjoyable and happy retirement is so much easier when you know you’ve effectively planned for the future. DBH Wills & Estates expert Julie Height along with Centennial Park Cemetery, will… read more

Free Wills & Estates Information Session

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Duncan Basheer Hannon Lawyers are conducting a free information session to inform residents of the northern community of the benefits of having a Will and understanding how Probate, Powers of Attorney and Advanced Care Directives… read more

 Preparing a Will

Amalia Addabbo
Senior Associate - Currently on maternity leave

How important is it to see a lawyer to do a Will? Making your Will is one of the most important documents you will ever do.  Your assets and the way in which you create… read more

Challenging a Will

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Julie Height
Senior Associate

What are the first steps I need to take to dispute a Will? The most common methods of disputing a Will are: Attacking the validity of the Will Claiming against the estate on the basis… read more

Why even bother having a Will?

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Many of us know of family or friends who have contested a Will. Usually, it is on the grounds of inadequate provision. In South Australia, the Court has the power to order an estate to… read more

 Why you need a Will

A common misconception is that Wills are only for the elderly or those with a significant estate. Nothing could be further from the truth. Your Will is arguably the most important document you will sign… read more