Chennai Inheritance Lawyers

Chennai is the biggest cultural, economic and educational centre of South India. Helpline Law offers a platform in this fast growing city to connect with well-educated and technically sound legal professionals who can guide you through any dispute related to Will, Estate, Inheritance or Succession. The lawyers in our database provide advice and assistance to clients on inheritance rights claims, inheritance tax, rights of adopted children, wealth tax, and uniform distribution of property, succession issues and other related concerns.

"Will” indicates the lawful announcement of the objective of testator with regard to his residence which he preferred to be taken after the impact of his loss of life. A will or any aspect of the will, the creating of which has been expensed by scams or coercion, or by such signs as taken away from the organization the testator is a gap. A will created by a Hindu, Buddhist, Sikh or Jain is controlled by the conditions of the Indian Succession Act, 1925. However, Muslims are not controlled by that Act and they have to follow Islamic Law.

Fighting against your own siblings or other relatives can be overwhelming and therefore, it’s better to have an expert by your side that can help you navigate through this complicated process in a more comfortable way. The advocates in our database provide following services:

  • Assisting and advising in drafting the Wills as per the statutory provisions of the applicable laws.
  • Obtaining Probate at the Testamentary Jurisdiction at High Court.
  • Applying for Succession Certificate and/or Letters of Administration at the appropriate Testamentary Jurisdictions at High Court.
  • Cases relating to the division of the property bequeathed by the parents/grandparents
  • Obtaining the Succession Certificate
  • Handling the disputes related to Will or estate where the owner has died without succession planning
  • Partition of the Property among legal heirs
  • Cases relating to the Daughter’s Rights in the Inherited Property
  • Advising the clients regarding distribution of the property among the legal heirs in accordance with the law
  • Handling the disputes related to Will or estate where the owner has died without succession planning

The authorities where the clients can approach for the inheritance matters are as follows:

S. No.CourtsPurposePecuniary Jurisdiction
1.Supreme CourtOriginal Suits, Appeals any other case of public interestUnlimited
2.High Court of Madras
Address: High Ct Rd, Parry's Corner, George Town, Chennai-600108, India
Partition of Property/ Probate of the Will and other matters relating to inheritanceThe values of total assets should be more than Rs. 1 Crore
3.Chennai City Civil Court
Address: High Court Road, Parrys, George Town, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600104
Partition of Property/ Probate of the Will and other matters relating to inheritanceThe value of the total assets should be upto Rs. 1 Crores.
4.Sub Registrar Office, concerned districtRegistration of Will, Mutation of property in the name of the legal heirsUnlimited

How do we help?

Ambiguity regarding Will document and the various conflicts therein are most common issues that come under the sphere of property disputes. This makes it important for people to understand how the inheritance law operates in India so they anyone can check their eligibility for inheritance is. The Indian judicial system has separate laws for Hindus, Muslims, Christians and Parsis. A general guideline also exists. To help you with all this and more we provide access to some of the best advocates who have expertise and years of experience in successfully dealing with various legal matters.

Please feel free to connect our team of lawyers through our website and seek assistance in the matters relating to the Inheritance Law at Chennai