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Administration of Estates

The extent of our probate and estate administration expertise means we can handle everything from large cross-border estates and complex disputes to small administrative tasks that can comprise the distribution of small estates.

Typical areas we help with include:-

  • collecting in assets and arranging valuations
  • applying for interim grant of probate or letters of administration ad litem
  • issuing urgent protective court proceedings to protect estate assets
  • obtaining grants of probate, letters of administration or letters of administration with Will annexed
  • Sale of land or buildings
  • Sale of a business
  • Calculation of capital gains tax and payment of same
  • engaging with creditors, negotiating and drafting settlement agreements and advising on their implementation.
  • advising on the application of Irish succession law, Irish private international law on succession and the EU Succession Regulation as it applies to Irish estates.
  • establishment of Will Trusts and advising on the taxation of same
  • calculation and payment of inheritance tax
  • payment of debts and executor expenses
  • issuing proceedings to recover a deceased person’s assets
  • distributing the estate to the beneficiaries
  • Varying the terms of a Will by Agreement and drafting deeds of Family Arrangement
  • Dealing with issues arising in relation to the deceased’s family home and surviving spouse’s right of appropriation of same in satisfaction of his/her legal right share

If you would like to speak with a member of the team you can contact our solicitors on +353 (0)1 213 5940.

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Probate Lawyers Team Profile - Daragh Burke

Daragh Burke


Daragh qualified as a Solicitor in 2008 and has many years experience in general practice. She has advised numerous clients on their Wills, extracting grants of probate and estate planning for clients with very straightforward estates and also those with more complex assets.

Probate Lawyers Team Profile - Brian Kirwan

Brian Kirwan


Brian qualified as a Solicitor in 2016 and has acquired extensive experience in the area of probate litigation. Brian is particularly experienced in the area of challenging wills in circumstances where a deceased individual has failed in his/her moral duty towards their children.

Probate Lawyers Team Profile - Deirdre Farrell

Deirdre Farrell


Since qualifying as a solicitor in 2012 Deirdre has advised personal representatives and beneficiaries in relation to the administration and distribution of both resident and non-resident estates and related disputes. Deirdre is a tutor on the Law Society of Ireland Probate & Tax PPC 1 course for trainee solicitors.

Probate Lawyers Team Profile - Sharon Scally

Sharon Scally

Founding Partner

Sharon has particular experience advising personal representatives, beneficiaries and trustees in relation to trust and estate disputes with an international aspect. Sharon has been directly involved as adviser in a number of reported High Court cases relating to testamentary capacity and trust issues.

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