Krystal is a Senior Associate in our Estate Law practice.
Krystal advises clients in relation to all aspects of wills, powers of attorney, deceased estates, trusts and superannuation disputes, specialising mainly in estate and trust administration and litigation.
Her experience includes administering complex estates and trusts as well as acting for executors, trustees, beneficiaries, attorneys, applicants for further provision and other aggrieved or interested parties in non-litigious disputes or in proceedings before the Supreme Court of Queensland, District Court of Queensland and/or the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal. Krystal’s experience in litigation includes dealing with contentious probate proceedings, family provision applications, mutual will disputes, statutory will applications, applications for judicial direction, applications to remove executors and trustees and claims for equitable relief.
Krystal holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and a Bachelor of Business (majoring in Accountancy) from the Queensland University of Technology. She is also a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, a global association of professionals specialising in estates and trusts.
In 2017 and 2018, Krystal was recognised by Doyle’s Guide as one of Australia’s rising stars in Wills, Estates and Succession Planning. Krystal was most recently recognised by Doyle’s Guide as a Recommended practitioner in the Leading Wills & Estates Litigation Lawyer rankings for Queensland, 2019.
Clients value Krystal’s support, diligence, availability and approachability during what can often be highly stressful and emotionally trying times.