Wills & Administration of Estate

This programme is tailored towards professionals, law students and any person with assets or likely to acquire some assets, irrespective of type, nature, size or location.  Poor drafting of wills can lead to ambiguity and possible failure of a will. The correct order, structure and content of a will is critical. This course therefore looks at the statutory requirement for valid execution of wills, overview of common mistakes in will writing, examining the testamentary capacity of the testator and other related issues about wills and the administrations of estates.

 

Training will cover:

  • Overview of the structure of wills
  • Legal roles of executors and trustees
  • Requirements of a valid will
  • Attestation of wills
  • Revocation of wills
  • Codicils
  • Legacies in a will
  • Will drafting
  • Administration of estates