Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Australia Law Questions
I have some questions relating to my late father's estate.
Hi. I have some questions relating to my late father's estate. In a nutshell, my father passed away 7/3/2019. His Will stated my mother was the Executor and sole beneficiary, however they divorced man… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
I have some questions pertaining to issues I'm having with
Hi. I have some questions pertaining to issues I'm having with my late father's estate please... … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,100 satisfied customers
It has been 12 months since court orders have been put in
It has been 12 months since court orders have been put in place Re: the welfare of my grand children. The relationship between their parents came to an end after almost 10 years of domestic violence o… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
My is stavros and I safer with no reason I want to see my
Hi my is stavros and I safer with no reason I want to see my parents the doctors from the hospital phone me to help and talk to my father and he is alone and die day by day from cancer and I can not g… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
I am in Western Australia my late father in law left my
I am in Western Australia my late father in law left my husband as a beneficiary in his will for the farmland, however, my mother in law was subject to the income of the land if it was leased out unti… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
I am an executor appointed by my late mother. I am trying to
I am an executor appointed by my late mother. I am trying to finalize tax returns for the estate, including a return for her last year of life. I have discovered that she had a bank account at a credi… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,100 satisfied customers
Leon. My parents have a number of properties in joint names.
Hi Leon. My parents have a number of properties in joint names. In dad's will, 2 properties were to go to people they now don't want to get them. Dad is too demented to re-write his will. If those pro… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
We have paid a refundable bond father's nursing home. He has
We have paid a refundable bond for our father's nursing home. He has now passed away but our mother is still in the nursing home. Once we have probate, do we have to ask for the bond back straight awa… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,100 satisfied customers
Hello. My mother allowed an 67 year old woman to place a removable
Hello. My mother allowed an 67 year old woman to place a removable cottage in her back yard because the woman owned no land on which to place the cottage. The woman then lived in my mum's backyard for… read more
Peter G.
Peter G.
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
767 satisfied customers
My father and mother are legally married have three children
My father and mother are legally married have three children me 29 yrs female my younger brother 28yrs and youngest brother 25 yrs they both have previously been divorced with my dad having three sons… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hi Appreciate a second opinon on the following: My sister
Hi Appreciate a second opinon on the following: My sister and i are the exectors of our late father & mothers will, our younger brother is making a TFM claim that he has not been provided for enough, … read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
my mum and dad made a will 20 years ago since then mum has
my mum and dad made a will 20 years ago since then mum has passed away two years ago. dad is 66 and his new girlfriend is 53 i am the sole benificiary of the will . dad wants too sell the house he is … read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
im in australia, our family is receiving a large sum of money
im in australia, our family is receiving a large sum of money from my late uncle, to be split up evenly among 4 ways.. half from his bank account, half from his super annuation..is there taxes taken o… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Good morning I am a 33 year old UK woman. My Father was
Good morning I am a 33 year old UK woman. My Father was a UK Citizen who emigrated to Perth WA approximately 1981 or 1982. He married an Australian woman and had another daugther, my sister aged 27. H… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
mum and dad are sperated and dad is living in there house with
mum and dad are sperated and dad is living in there house with his new woman for the last year and a half. The house is still in mum and dads name is XXXXX XXXXX able to claim rent in some form from t… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,100 satisfied customers
hello my father aged 92 died last evening . my brother who
hello my father aged 92 died last evening . my brother who put my father against me in jan 09. has not been back in touch. the power of attornery i had dad and mum draw up with my brother and my self … read more
Katrina Bell
Katrina Bell
Barrister Sole
Bachelor's Degree
468 satisfied customers
if a person murders someone - can they still be a beneficiery
if a person murders someone - can they still be a beneficiery of the deceased estate in australia?… read more
Katrina Bell
Katrina Bell
Barrister Sole
Bachelor's Degree
468 satisfied customers
My parents had there house for sale & the real estate agent
My parents had there house for sale & the real estate agent got my dad to sign the papers for the sale of the house while he was in hospital & they told him he had 2 weeks to live, when my dad got bet… read more
Kenneth Hunt
Kenneth Hunt
Principal Solicitor and Migration Agent
Master's Degree
4 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Deborah Awyzio

Deborah Awyzio

Solicitor

863 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (QUT), BIT (QUT), Family Law Accredited Specialist, over 12 years experience

Sean

Sean

Experienced lawyer

855 satisfied customers

Law degree with 1st class honours from Australian National University.

Darren Kruse

Darren Kruse

Solicitor

16 satisfied customers

Practising in in Personal Injury, Workcover, Civil Disputes, Family, Wills and Estates and Criminal law.

Leon

Leon

Solicitor

52,100 satisfied customers

BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

18,693 satisfied customers

Family Law, Commercial Law, Property law, Probate & Wills, Employment Law, International Law, Criminal and Traffic Law, Litigation Tribunal & Courts

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,501 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court

Patrick H.

Patrick H.

Lawyer

5,422 satisfied customers

Dip Law LPAB - Sydney based lawyer

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x