Estate Law

We take a compassionate approach to administering estates. Being an Executor, Administrator or Trustee can be a complicated and overwhelming undertaking. Our lawyers are here to protect you, as well as to help guide you through this process. There are a number of obligations and duties that accompany such appointments, and it is our task to help you to manage and complete them.    

As an Executor, Administrator or Trustee you may be required to deal with:

  • Funeral plans and expenses;
  • Estate debts, creditors and liabilities;
  • Capital, income and assets;
  • Trust funds;
  • Distribution and sale of estate assets;
  • Bequests, gifts and legacies;
  • Beneficiaries and dependents;
  • Accounting issues;
  • Tax issues;
  • Estate litigation;

Please refer to the “Client” section for additional information