Trusts & Estate Planning

[ Whakamahere Tarati/ Purihanga ]

Our trusts & estate planning team offers specialist advice in asset protection for individuals, providing long term protection against:
  • family protection or testamentary promises actions
  • future creditors and predators
  • relationship property claims, including the interests of children against spouses' claims

Areas of Advice

  • Appropriate trust structures and whether a trust is appropriate in the first instance
  • Determining the best trust structure
  • Forming and transferring assets to the trust
  • Wills and enduring powers of attorney
  • Trust structures relating to provision of health services including Primary Health Organisations

Highlights of Our Work

  • Establishing numerous chartiable trusts for major public facilities in Taranaki
  • Establishing and providing advice on an ongoing basis to numerous chartiable trusts involved in the provision of health services in the public health sector