Def: Estate law is the part of the law which regulates wills, probate and other subjects related to the distribution of a deceased person's estate.
The lawyers at the Rose Law Firm will help create wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and related estate planning documents, as well as provide the necessary advice to help you transfer wealth in an effective and tax-efficient manner.
We never forget, however, that these are also intensely personal issues. You can rely on our extensive knowledge and experience to guide you through some of the hardest decisions you will ever make in life, including:
Our team of experienced solicitors routinely advises in the administration of trusts and estates, and in charitable matters.
We have extremely capable and experienced staff to assist in the administration of estates. Our thorough understanding of the law and procedures in this area frequently allows us to help you avoid acrimonious and expensive litigation. We can assist with all areas of estate administration including:
Sometimes a death in the family leads to disputes that need court assistance to resolve. Working with our Litigation Group, we assist executors, beneficiaries, family members and charities who have contentious matters in the following proceedings:
You need a lawyer who is up-to-date in this changing area of the law.
Our lawyers are active in the Eastern Ontario Estate Planning Council, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, the Ontario Bar Association’s Trusts and Estates Law Executive, and the Frontenac Law Association Trusts and Estates Section.
If you would like us to help you navigate the laws of business, get in touch with us for a preliminary call.