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Estates

Estates

Gürkan & Gürkan Advocates and Legal Advisers executes procedures relating to the estate of a deceased person with speed and supports its clients during the process of will execution and division of assets. Our Firm provides services relating to estates, rights of survivors as put forth by the estate, resolution of any disputes amongst survivors, court cases relating to estates, inheritance cases, taking legal action among survivors as per the “hotchpot” principle and other related matters.

 

Some of the functions we execute as relating to estates are:

  1. Research to identify whether the deceased person has left behind a will
  2. Identification of the deceased person’s assets and real estate through research in land registry, banks, motor vehicle registry departments and other public offices
  3. Inclusion of all parties with a claim to the assets in the process of sharing and the collection of the right set of documents
  4. Preparation of estates with or without a will and the court application for an estate establishment
  5. Assignment or the change of the estate manager
  6. Application to the tax authority for the inheritance tax
  7. Preparation of an asset division list detailing how the assets will be shared
  8. Making a real estate transfer application at the land registry
  9. Transfer of assets
  10. Control and management of bank accounts