News & Updates from Swift Legal

Welcome 2016!

by Judica Swift on January 3, 2016 Comments Off on Welcome 2016!

We take this opportunity to welcome in the new year and greet all of our amazing clients, colleagues and friends. Welcome to 2016!

We’re very excited to see what this year will bring.  We continue to go from strength to strength as our Swift Legal family grows and we welcome new faces.  We have no doubt that our amazing clients will love our new family members as much as we do.

We hope you will all continue to welcome us into your lives and your homes so we can pursue our passion of helping people.

We hope you all have had an amazing festive season and we look forward to seeing you all again soon.


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What is Letters of Administration?

by Judica Swift on April 5, 2014 Comments Off on What is Letters of Administration?

Letters of Administration is:

  • A legal document;
  • The process by which the Supreme Court appoints a person to be administrator of a deceased person’s estate and officially authorises the administrator to distribute a person’s estate in accordance with the Rules of Intestacy (i.e. the rules that apply when you die without a Will).

Letters of Administration is a similar process to that of obtaining a Grant of Probate.  See our post on Probate here.

The difference between Probate and Letters of Administration is:

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