Michael Shine & Partners specializes in advising clients in all matters regarding local and international wills. Amongst other things, the firm cooperates with international advisors, in all matters regarding specific areas of jurisdiction, and specializes in the preparation and wording of wills, whilst adapting them to the unique needs of the client.
The firm also deals in the probating of wills by preparing the appropriate applications for succession orders and probate orders, the filing of objections to wills, estate administration, representation before the Inheritance Registrar, the Guardian General, and Courts.
The firm specializes in estate administration in Israel, especially of foreign residents, including all aspects of the handling and management of existing property in Israel. The firm accompanies its clients from the moment of preparing the will and continues to accompany the heirs at the later stages, whilst the firm guides the process of the application with the Inheritance Registrar, the administration of the estate assets, the process for the distribution of the estate, and the registration of the rights with the relevant authorities.
The firm provides expert opinions on foreign law in all matters regarding inheritance laws applicable in South Africa and Great Britain.