Dunedin Wills, Estates & Powers of Attorney

Klinkert Law provide a range of legal and mediation services for our clients at an agreed cost.

We assist clients to draft their wills and to plan for their estate to be administered by the chosen executors and trustees;

Individualised assistance is provided to the executors and trustees to apply for probate and to administer the estate of the deceased.

Klinkert Law assist people with testamentary / will disputes, i.e. estate planning, testamentary claims and disputes, and family trust issues.

General Legal Services include the sale and purchase of residential property and businesses, drafting new wills, powers of attorney, family trusts, family arrangements, relationship property agreements, probate applications and estate administration, as well as sale and purchase agreements, leases, shareholder agreements etc.

Mediation services include working with families, work places, business partnerships, shareholders, boards of trustees and community organisations. Family mediations include working with parents, grandparents, carers and children, as well as mediation between attorneys, aged people, siblings, carers and advisors. Mediation services are provided at a designated and discreet mediation venue in Dunedin.

Elder Person Mediation Services – Anja Klinkert provides a specific mediation service to allow Family members faced with having to make difficult decisions come together with one another and professionals to address difficult decisions inherent in the aging process. Anja Klinkert facilitates discussion among family members, attorneys and aging adults, bringing in professionals (caregivers, medical, financial as required) to enable them to make appropriate decisions. Issues regarding the health and safety of a loved aging adult family member may involve legal and financial considerations which can cause significant family tensions. The role of the mediator is to support and assist the elder person and individual family members in arriving at their own solutions while preserving or improving relationships among the family members. Constructive and transparent channels of communication may make the job of an attorney or financial adviser easier and more cost-effective. Through skilled mediation senior adults and their families may gain control of what is important to them and equally support and enhance family relationships in the process. Please contact Anja Klinkert directly by phone or e-mail or meet with her to discuss your specific requirements.

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