Wills and Succession
Danos & Associates has extensive experience in drafting, sealing and resealing wills, offering advice in relation to succession matters and managing the administration of the estates of deceased persons. We handle the process of obtaining a grant of probate or letters of administration and any other steps required for the transfer of the deceased’s estate into the beneficiaries names. We also act in Court proceedings for either claimants or defendants in regards to claims contesting a will or administration letters.
In Cyprus the main laws relating to succession and wills are:
- The Wills and Succession Law, Cap. 195
- The Administration of Estates Law, Cap. 189
- The Probates (Re-Sealing) Law, Cap. 192
Our law firm has managed and currently manages a large number of administrations of estates acting for local and foreign residents. We also handle a significant number of claims in Court relating to disputes over the legitimacy of wills or the letters of administration.