Moose Jaw Saskatchewan Estate Lawyer - We've all heard the old saying, "The only things that are certain are death and taxes." We are continually reminded of both problems by the daily news, and by institutions and businesses marketing their wealth-management services.
Our lawyers could advise our clients on all factors of wills and estate planning; the many aspects of estate and personal planning. Integrated in our services are codicils, preparation of wills, living wills, powers of attorney and guardianship concerns. We work along with various trust arrangements to be able to accommodate clients' certain requirements.
Our lawyers working on wills and estates issues with rely heavily on the experts in our firm on family law matters. Among the services we offer consist of cohabitation agreements and marriage contract preparation. We act as counsel in matters of separation and divorce, property division, custody, and support. We understand that issues associated to estate law and family law are amongst the most inclined to litigation. Families and individuals are susceptible and require individualized assistance with sensitivity to all the issues involved.
We act on behalf of clients in dependent relief and family law proceedings, will interpretation and contestation, passing of accounts, variation of trust proceedings, litigation trustees and acting as litigation guardian for minors. Due to the nature of these areas, our objective is to assist clients achieve their goals through mediation and various alternative forms of dispute resolution rather than through litigation.
Clients benefit from our skill in complex tax planning because we help families with their wealth planning, retirement planning, minimizing or avoiding of probate tax, as well as various taxation associated to death. Presently there is an unprecedented transference of wealth taking place, both on a corporate and individual level, from one generation to another. We provide services to assist family businesses in problems of other corporate reorganizations, estate freezing, succession, shareholder and partnership agreements, and general compensation
For our clients, we even offer assistance for education savings plans, gifting programs, life insurance trusts, immigration trusts, creditor-proofing mechanisms, trusts or guardianships in issues of disability, off-shore and domestic trust planning, and charitable giving planning.
When death happens, we can help with the administration of the estate for those representatives of the estate. We can be appointed either by the deceased through a will or court appointment to be able to act as the directly nominated representative of the estate.
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