Complex applications

Stuck with some unusual circumstances? We’re here to guide you.

We all prefer it when life is simple, but sometimes that’s not the case.

We can help you with more complex estates, including:

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Our team will meet with you to discuss your requirements and come up with a plan. After the consultation, we’ll give you a written quote for any other services.

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Need help with an estate?

Our plain-English legal guide has comprehensive and practical advice to help you to take charge and finalise the estate.

Why choose us

We provide great service at competitive prices.
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We make it easy for you

We offer practical guidance at every step.  Read what our clients say.

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Let us take over the administrative work so you don’t have to worry.

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We’ve helped hundreds of people administer estates, both large and small.

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Meet our team

We’re a tight-knit, multi-disciplinary team of lawyers, legal executives, accountants and software developers.  We’re also passionate community leaders, sportspeople, podcasters, musicians, parents… and proud that these interests inform our professional lives.

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Michael has been practising law in Western Australia since 1997 and is an experienced lawyer in property law, family law and succession law. Michael has a strong base of knowledge and experience from assisting hundreds of clients in these……
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Nigel is an experienced lawyer who leads the firm’s litigation and dispute resolution team. Having worked for Birman & Ride since 2011, he has experience in a wide variety of litigation matters including deceased estate litigation, family provision claims,……
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Lucy is a talented lawyer, business administrator and manager who leads the development of the firm’s consumer legal services, bringing together people, technology and processes to design and deliver innovative legal services. In the legal sphere, Lucy supervises the……
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Clare assists our clients to prepare Wills, applications for Probate and Letters of Administration and administer deceased estates. Clare completed her Bachelor of Laws in 2011 and was admitted as a lawyer in 2014, following which she worked as……
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Carolina joined Birman & Ride in the firm’s Wills and Probate team in December 2020. She is passionate about helping clients prepare and plan for the welfare of their dependants when they are no longer around. As the parent……
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Sriram Srikrishnan (Sri) is a lawyer at Birman & Ride and works in the Wills and Estates and Litigation teams. Sri assists people to prepare Wills, applications for Probate and administer deceased estates. He also enjoys being creative with……

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What our clients say

Thank you very much for the excellent and professional services given to [client] by Mr Sriram Srikirshnan today. We also thank you Birman & Ride Lawyers for their professional services.
Mr W and Ms L
August 20, 2021
Sriram was very professional. He answered all my queries and made the whole experience less stressful. Thanks again.
Mr P
August 11, 2021
We were confused as to what to do with the Will and Probate when we came in, you made it very straightforward explaining everything that was needed in terms that we understood. Also knowing that you can help with the administration of the estate means we do not have to worry about what to do when the 6 months is up. Thank you.
Ms L
August 10, 2021
Service was all very efficient and effective. Carolina was very lovely.
Ms A
August 2, 2021
Carolina was a pleasure to deal with. She kept me inform throughout the whole process and not once did I need to follow up to get an update. Any questions that I had, they were responded promptly.
Ms B
July 26, 2021
Lucy, you have been so helpful with this just with a couple of short e-mails! I have been going round in circles trying to find someone to help me and this is quite stressful as you can imagine. So thanks so much for putting my mind at rest.
Ms D
July 22, 2021

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    Our plain-English guide How to manage a deceased estate has practical advice to help you to take charge and finalise the estate.