Estates & Trusts2022-07-01T13:46:33+02:00

Estate planning is the most important aspect to structuring an individual’s affairs. We advise clients on the best solutions in order to protect their assets and ensure that estate duty is kept at a minimum when drafting their last Will and Testament. Our firm assists clients in the creation of trusts, whether it be inter vivos or testamentary, and also provides administrative guidance and advice.

Our litigation department can also assist in the interpretation of Wills and other legal issues that arise after a person’s death, such as disputes regarding the validity of a Will.

Our Estates & Trusts services include:

  • Advice on estate planning
  • Registration and administration of testamentary and inter vivos trusts
  • Preparation of wills and deeds of trust
  • Winding up of deceased estates
  • Administration of clients’ personal affairs
  • Preparation of antenuptial contracts
  • Curatorship appointments

Our Estates & Trusts Legal Team

Qualified attorneys taking care of your estates and trusts matters

From Our Blog

Securing Your Digital Legacy: A Comprehensive Guide to Digital Estate Planning

In today's digital age, where our lives are increasingly intertwined with the online world, it's crucial to consider not only your physical assets but also your digital assets in your estate planning. Digital estate planning encompasses the management and distribution of your digital life, including social media accounts, online accounts, and various digital assets. Failing to address these aspects can [...]

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Navigating Complex Family Dynamics in Estate Planning

Estate planning is a critical process that involves more than just distributing assets. It's about ensuring that your wishes are respected, your loved ones are provided for, and any potential conflicts are minimised. However, when complex family dynamics are involved, estate planning becomes even more intricate. At Pagel Schulenburg Attorneys, we understand the intricacies of navigating these sensitive situations and [...]

By |29 August 2023|

Pagel Schulenburg Succeeds in an Application for a Declaratory Order That the Signed Will of a Deceased Individual Be Revoked

Hannes Roos v Pearl Saaiman N.O. and Others Case no: 19759/16 In the above matter, Pagel Schulenburg succeeded in an application for a declaratory order that the signed will of a deceased individual be revoked and that her estate be administered in terms of the Intestate Succession Act 81 of 1987. Background On or about 28 September 1994, the deceased [...]

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