Abigail Kor

Legal Associate, Withers KhattarWong* | Singapore

*Withers KhattarWong is a Formal Law Alliance between Withers LLP and KhattarWong LLP. Abigail Kor is from KhattarWong LLP.

Abigail is an associate in the private client and tax team.

Her practice is devoted to family work concerning wills, succession planning, probate and estate administration.

Her work includes:-

· Advising high-net worth clients on estate/succession planning

· Preparing and drafting of Singapore wills and wills covering assets in multiple jurisdictions

· Advising on and drafting of inter vivos and testamentary trusts

· Acting for local and overseas clients in applications for grants of probate and letters of administration as well as resealing applications

· Advising trustees on their duties and responsibilities

· Advising on estate tax matters and the administration of a deceased’s estate

· Advising on and preparing Powers of Attorney and Lasting Powers of Attorney

· Litigating contentious estate and trust matters

Track record

Admissions

Memberships

· Acted for an administrator of an estate in successfully resisting an order for sale by the High Court of a multimillion-dollar property belonging to the estate

· Acted for the sole executor of a multi-million, multi-jurisdictional estate in a complex dispute before the Family Justice Courts concerning inter alia the validity of the will and constructive trust claims

· Acted for the Plaintiff in a constructive trust claim before the High Court over a S$25 million immovable property

Advocate & Solicitor, Singapore, 2015

The Law Society of Singapore

Singapore Academy of Law

Member of the Law Society Probate Practice and Succession Planning Committee

Education


Languages


  • English
  • Mandarin

Dates


Joined

2017

Singapore

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