Our partner Holly LeValliant gave a talk on in terrorem clauses at the Six Minute Estate Lawyer event held by the Law Society on April 29th. In plain English, in terrorem clauses are stipulations in Wills that make bequests conditional upon the recipient not taking certain actions. They are most often used to prevent beneficiaries from challenging … Continued
Toronto Estate Litigation Lawyers Assisting with Trust Disputes
Due to the nature of the issues involved, trust disputes are fraught with emotion, stress, and uncertainty. If you are involved in a trust dispute, it is crucial to consult with an estate lawyer as early as possible to ensure that you understand your obligations and protect yourself, the estate, the beneficiaries, and/or your loved one during what is often an intimidating process.
The team of knowledgeable estate litigation lawyers at Eisen Law in Toronto can provide you with the necessary guidance to help you navigate all of your options, understand your legal rights and obligations, and ensure that your interests as well as any other relevant interests are protected.
Trust Disputes in Ontario
Common trust disputes include:
- Executor’s compensation
- Executor’s performance and management of the estate
- Challenges to executor accounting
- Trustee/Executor Disputes
- Disputes between beneficiaries
- Will interpretation
- Valuation of items in the estate
- Allegations of undue influence
- Equitable Claims
- Trust Interpretation
- Removal and Replacement of Trustees/Executors
All of these trust disputes require guidance from an experienced and knowledgeable estate practitioner in order to increase the probability of a successful outcome.
Contact the Toronto estate lawyers at Eisen Law for assistance with Trust Disputes
At Eisen Law, we pride ourselves on our compassionate approach to what can be a complicated and emotional area of law. We have many years of experience in assisting individuals with trust disputes. Call us at 416-591-9997 or contact us online to set up a consultation with one of our knowledgeable and skilled lawyers: we offer free initial consultations and will do our best to ensure you can easily access the legal advice that you need.
Estates & Trusts
Advocating for Both Estate Trustees and Beneficiaries in Estates
Providing the Management of Care for Those Who Can’t Care for Themselves
Powers of Attorney
Ensuring Proper Care and Governance for Your Loved Ones
Navigating you through all your options, legal rights and obligations
Probate & Estate Administration
Assisting with carrying out duties for executors
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Eisen Law provides the experience, expertise and compassion needed to navigate through a difficult journey.
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