A Will is a document to look after your affairs and business after you are gone. A privately owned Business, small or large, is not served well in the long run without the necessary planning by its owners and their families. 

A WIll and your Estate is a sensitive matter, and we advise clients on a personal level about their estate planning and their planning for the succession of the ownership and management of the business.

Our wills & estates practice includes families and others looking for high quality, practical and effective advice (including related tax advice) concerning estates of themselves and their parents. 

Our wills & estates services include:

  • Advice to avoid or control family conflict
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Will planning including straightforward wills for families, and complex testamentary plans to resolve problems relating to taxes and family conflict
  • Asset protection strategies
  • Contentious and non-contentious probate matters
  • Estate Administration including advice to estate trustees, attorneys and other fiduciaries
  • Estate Litigation & Mediation
  • Inter vivos trusts and education trusts for children or grandchildren
  • Investment and Family Trusts
  • Powers of attorney for both property and for personal care, including living wills
  • Guardianship of property and the person, including assistance to develop meaningful management plans