Inheritance of real estate in Poland

If inheritance estate includes a real estate seated in Poland it will be necessary to conduct the inheritance proceedings in Poland before a Polish court. The inheritance proceeding in Poland will be necessary to carry out even if you have already finished inheritance proceedings in another country e.g. the place of residence of the deceased.    

Our Law Firm specialize in particular in inheritance law. We help our clients to regulate inheritance matter during life and also to go thru and conduct the inheritance proceedings after death of their relatives (spouse, parent, child etc.).   

Legal advice — real estate inheritance in Poland

We will answer your questions and indicate what actions should be taken in the case regarding the inheritance of real estate in Poland - at a meeting arranged at a time convenient for the client, as well as during a telephone or online conversation.

Legal opinions — real estate inheritance in Poland 

We will answer the questions asked, analyze the case and indicate its strengths and weaknesses, propose optimal solutions tailored to the client, present and describe the next stages of the procedure regarding inheritance, actions necessary to take and a list of documents to be gathered.

Real estate inheritance negotiations and mediation 

Real estate inheritance proceedings before the court in Poland

We provide comprehensive legal services, ranging from jointly establishing a strategy of proceedings, preparing and submitting an appropriate pleading, through participation in hearings, to the final conclusion of the proceedings regarding inheritance of real estate in Poland. We would help you also with the inheritance tax proceeding before the Tax Office in Poland and with entry in the Land and Mortgage Register. 

Occasional legal assistance — inheritance proceedings 

We prepare lawsuits / petitions, replies to the lawsuit / petition, pleadings, evidence motions and appeals.

Selected services:

  • Last will (testament) drafting
  • Succession planning 
  • Change of the last will (testament)
  • Revoke the last will (testament)
  • Execute the last will (testament) 
  • Contesting a last will (testament)
  • Legitimate portion
  • Statutory inheritance – intestacy rules
  • Acceptance and rejection of inheritance 
  • Confirmation of inheritance acquisition 
  • Inheritance of real estates in Poland 
  • Inheritance division
  • Inheritance by a minor
  • Legacy 
  • Renunciation of inheritance 
  • Inheritance tax

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Martyna Wilkoszarska


Martyna Wilkoszarska

Attorney at Law, Partner

Martyna Wilkoszarska