Who pays when contesting a Will?

Who pays when contesting a Will?

Making the decision to contest the contents of a Will comes with an emotional cost, and a financial one. In Queensland, the courts can make cost orders determining who pays for the legal costs of contesting a Will, but that’s not always straightforward. Cost orders...
Contesting a Will

Contesting a Will

The death of someone we care about is a sad and stressful time. And if anyone is unhappy about the contents of the Will, it makes an already taxing time even more fraught.  It doesn’t matter how “tightly” a Will is drafted; any Will can be contested. However, in this...