Wills, Probate & Estate Planning


JRAP O’Meara have an experienced and dedicated team ready to advise you on all matters relating to wills, administration of estates, trusts and general probate matters.
Our areas of expertise include the following:

  • Drafting and/or reviewing wills
  • Disputes involving contested wills
  • Administration of estates – advising executors on their legal duties and responsibilities; advising beneficiaries on the terms of a will; dealing with the tax and financial implications of a will; advising on claims against the estate; ensuring correct title and ownership rights
  • Administration of all types of Trusts
  • Power of Attorney – General Powers of Attorney; Specific Powers of Attorney; Enduring Powers of Attorney; Registering Power of Attorneys; Liaison with medical practitioners in the preparation of a Power of Attorney
  • Tax-efficient estate planning and taxation implications of succession of assets
  • Wardshipsadvising on the legal situation, outlining the steps to be taken, preparing all necessary papers and conducting ongoing correspondence with the Wards of Court office