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Solicitor fees for deceased estates
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Solicitor fees for deceased estates

Simple. Accessible. For your unique family.

Solicitor fees for deceased estates NSW.

We believe in transparency. That’s why we offer blackboard pricing so you can see what’s on offer and what it’ll set you back in $. If your needs don’t fit in our standard offerings let us know and we can give you a fixed fee estimate of what it will cost.

Who pays deceased estate legal fees?

If you are the executor or administrator of a deceased estate, it is important to know that the legal costs are paid from the estate itself. 

Not sure where to start?

Please add GST to our prices

Probate/Letters of Administration /Reseal

Grant Only

(Plus filing fee & disbursements)

Starting from $960.00
Small estate (gross value of estate up to $150k)

Starting from $5,470.00
Medium estate (gross value of estate up to $1 million)

Starting from $8,800.00
Large estate (gross value of estate up to $3 million)

Need something different? We can provide you with an estimate of cost.

Grant + administration + distribution up to 5 assets*

(Plus filing fee & disbursements)

Starting from $3,000.00
Small estate (gross value of estate up to $150k)

Starting from $7,500.00
Medium estate (gross value of estate up to $1 million)

Starting from $11,000.00
Large estate (gross value of estate up to $3 million)

Need something different? We can provide you with an estimate of cost.

Grant + administration + distribution up to 10 assets + beneficiary management *

(Plus filing fee & disbursements)

Starting from $5,000.00
Small estate (gross value of estate up to $150k)

Starting from $10,000.00
Medium estate (gross value of estate up to $1 million)

Starting from $13,500.00
Large estate (gross value of estate up to $3 million)

Need something different? We can provide you with an estimate of cost.

Other

$220.00
Once off legal advice to executor or beneficiaries
30 minute conference

Starting from $1,200.00
Deed of Family Arrangement 

(to record an agreement for deceased estates where distribution is changed with beneficiary consent)

$300.00 + disbursements
Registration of Transmission Application to Executor
(registration of property into Executor name after Probate)

$300.00 + disbursements
Registration of Notice of Death (property without mortgage)
(registration of property into surviving owner’s name)

$550.00 + disbursements
Registration of Notice of Death (property with mortgage)
(registration of property into surviving owner’s name)

$1,500.00 + disbursements
Conveyancing – sale of estate property
(residential property – includes preparation of Contract for Sale, exchange of Contracts to settlement)

* does not include contested estates or where communications are received in respect of potential claim.

Why choose Copeland Estates Legal?

We provide legal advice and documents prepared by an experienced lawyer who deals exclusively in Estate Planning law and Deceased Estates law. You know, the whole life cycle.  And so you know you are getting the best advice and protection for you and your family. If you want practical and plain spoken lawyering that aims to make your lawyer experience a pain-free and effective one, you’re in the right place.

And unlike traditional law firms, we look after you from the comfort of your own home. We are online for your convenience. We use everyday, accessible technology – such as zoom, phone, email – to meet you, get to know you, listen to your fears and and goals, provide you with the right legal advice and prepare the right legal documents you need to protect and plan for the best future for your unique family.

We are an online law firm, however, for our Mid North Coast clients we offer local travel to your home or office in Urunga, Raleigh, Bellingen, Repton, Mylestom, Fernmount, Valla, Valla Beach, Nambucca Heads and surrounds. And the best part? Our prices include travel to you.