Recorded Webinar: Professional Negligence, Will Drafting and Bullet Proofing Your Wills and Estates Practice


12th March 2019

Duration:  approx. 2 hours

Professional negligence claims are frightfully common in the area of wills and estates.  This session looks at where claims are often made and what you can do to ensure your practice is out of the firing line. It covers:

  • Delays in preparing wills – what is reasonable and when could you find yourself exposed?

  • When should you execute an informal will?

  • Failing to understand the family dynamics of the will maker

  • Inadequate instruction taking and recommendations

  • Avoiding common estate administration mistakes including delay, mistakes and incorrect distributions

  • Advising on potential family provision claims

  • Anticipating future challenges – bullet proofing your file and other measures to protect your back

Our presenter

Jenny McMillan, Legal Practice Consultant, Lawcover, Sydney

Jenny McMillan was admitted to practice in New South Wales in 1989 and in Western Australia in 1992.  She is a Law Society of NSW accredited specialist in wills and estates and has extensive experience in this area both in private practice and with a trustee company. 

Jen is a member of the NSW Law Society Elder Law, Capacity and Succession Committee and a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.


This webinar is suitable for succession lawyers – Australia wide. This webinar is for practitioners with some knowledge in this area and looking to improve their knowledge.

If you need assistance or have an enquiry, please do not hesitate to contact our Webinar Coordinator, Lisa Tran on (03) 8601 7709 or email:
Product Code: WBFMAR19
 Price:  $264.00 (Inclusive of GST)
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