Eve Hickey, B.A. LL.B. (Hons), is an estate dispute lawyer at Associate level working with Director Peter Worrall, Senior Associate Lawyer Rob Meredith, and lawyer Thomas Slatyer, in the Estate & Trust Disputes practice area at Worrall Moss Martin Lawyers.
Eve acts for clients requiring assistance with contested probate actions and claims for provision from an estate under the Testator’s Family Maintenance Act 1912 (Tasmania).
Eve is a graduate of the University of Tasmania with First Class Honours, and holds a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice.
Eve enjoys thinking strategically and finding solutions to complex legal problems. She is motivated to continue her learning and development by undertaking further study in the area of estate law, and by keeping up to date with current case law and developments.
In addition to her interest in Estates and Commercial practice, Eve is passionate about animal law, which was the topic of her undergraduate honours thesis. Outside of the law, Eve participates in competitive dancing and practices yoga.
Recent projects have included
- drafting the response to a complaint to the Credit & Investments Ombudsman on behalf of a commercial client
- assisting Peter Worrall to draft advice about the rights of beneficiaries in the distribution of a complex estate
- preparing materials about the capacity of Appointors of trusts for an upcoming Estates and Trusts conference in Queensland
- drafting court documents
- preparing settlement correspondence
Eve is a member of the Law Society of Tasmania and is also a Member of the Law Society of Tasmania Litigation Committee.
Clients or other advisers seeking to instruct or refer to Eve may contact her by the contact details and options on this page.
By appointment only.