Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning

Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning

Succession is the process by which wealth and ownership of assets are passed from one generation to the next by way of a gift. This is a particularly complicated area due to the strict regulations involved, particularly when it comes to the tax liabilities of those receiving the gift.

With the expert assistance of our specialist will writing, trusts and estate planning team, we can carefully arrange and manage the succession of your wealth and assets to minimise your tax liability and protect your legacy for future generations.

How our probate solicitors can help

Our will writing, trusts and estate planning team is lead by Gerry Halley, who has 40 years’ experience as one of country’s leading probate solicitors. Working out of the family firm in Waterford, Gerry has been involved in thousands of probate cases, helping to maximise the wealth of private individuals in Waterford, Wexford, Kilkenny,Carlow and Tipperary  and across South East Ireland.

We advise individuals and their families on all aspects of succession, will writing and estate planning, paying particular attention to structuring their affairs in the most tax efficient manner.

The expertise of our probate solicitors includes:

  • Will writing and estate planning
  • Trust formation – including the use of trusts in tax planning
  • Family Partnerships
  • Power of attorney – including enduring power of attorney
  • Capital tax planning
  • Reorganisation and transfer of a family business
  • Administration of estates
  • Administration of trusts
  • Contentious trust and probate issues
  • Advising beneficiaries of their rights in relation to estates and trusts

Clear, cost effective advice

If you’re worried about managing your finances or making important decisions in later life, our experienced probate solicitors can help. We provide the honest and straightforward advice you need, while working sensitively and discreetly at difficult times. There are no hidden costs, and our initial consultation is free.

To discuss any aspect of will writing, trusts or succession law, please call Gerry Halley, Liz Dowling or Frank Halley on 051 874073, or email:info@mmhalley.com.