Solicitors – Byron Bay, Tweed & Ballina Shires

Family, Commercial, Litigation, Wills, Trusts and Estates

WILLS & PROBATE

Spending the time now to make an effective legally binding Will can save your family both time and money in what will already be a difficult time for them. We specialise in estate planning, making sure that your assets are preserved for the future generation.

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solicitor for will disputes Byron Bay, Ballina, Tweed Heads

WILL DISPUTES AND
ESTATE LITIGATION

Disputes over Wills are now commonplace, due partially to the new modern family. We can help with family provision claims and any queries regarding contesting, challenging or defending Wills.

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FAMILY LAW & DIVORCE APPLICATIONS

We can assist you in a range of matters relating to family law and de facto relationships, including property settlements, parenting orders, divorce, adoption and more.

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civil disputes and debt recovery

CIVIL DISPUTES & DEBT RECOVERY

It is essential when pursuing a civil dispute to understand the procedures in place under the relevant legislation.  We can assist with this process and provide clear advice as to the success or otherwise of your dispute.

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Fast response and personal service

We take a fresh, practical and commercial approach to legal issues and run a modern Northern Rivers based law firm with offices in Byron, Tweed and Ballina Shires.  We offer a comprehensive range of legal services:

  • Family law including divorce, parenting orders and property division
  • Wills and estate planning, deceased estates, contested estates, family provision claims, powers of attorney and enduring guardianship
  • General litigation, both civil and commercial
  • Debt recovery including bankruptcy and insolvency issues
  • Commercial and employment law

Our aim is to obtain the best outcome for you in a practical, astute and cost effective way. We pride ourselves on our integrity and competence.

Kym Chapman started her legal career at the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions in Sydney and then moved to a small surburban practice where she practiced in civil and commercial litigation, wills and estates, employment law, native title law and family and relationship law.

After relocating to the Northern Rivers, Kym worked in a large country practice specialising in litigation and family law before working in a Community Legal Centre specialising in anything and everything that walked through the door.

Kym Chapman & Associates also offer executor/trustee services for those who would prefer an independent impartial person to take on this role.  We bring experience and competence to the role of executor – both legal and managerial.