Linda Hart
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Linda Hart

Senior Associate

  • Areas of Law Contesting an estate , Defending an estate , Powers of Attorney , Probate and letters of administration , Will Disputes , Estate Planning
  • Qualifications Accredited Specialist in Wills & Estates Law

Linda Hart is an experienced Wills & Estates lawyer and is passionate about delivering practical advice that is easy for her clients to understand. She is an Accredited Specialist in Wills & Estates Law.

Her experience covers a range of activities in succession law and litigation, including:

  • Wills & Powers of Attorney
  • Applications for Probate and Letters of Administration
  • Testator’s Family Maintenance claims
  • Estate litigation
  • Estate administration

Linda also has extensive experience in litigation having worked at a number of top tier firms where she ran several large and high profile litigation matters. She has acted in numerous matters in the Supreme, County and Federal Courts.

Recent Experience
  • Acting on behalf of an executor to successfully remove a co-executor.
  • Acting on behalf of stepchildren in a successful family provision claim from their step father’s estate.
  • Acting for beneficiaries against executors for misappropriation of the deceased’s money.
  • Acting for clients in contested probate applications.
  • Acting for a client in a proprietary estoppel claim where the executor of the deceased’s estate was forced to uphold the deceased’s promise to give the property to our client.
  • Is an enthusiastic runner and enjoys training for marathons and half marathon
  • Enjoys playing golf and tennis
  • Favourite cocktail is a negroni and gin & tonic
  • Victoria Women Lawyers- involved in the Networking Committee