Welcome to our blog. We regularly post articles on common legal issues affecting estates, wills, power of attorneys and more.
Sometimes life throws unexpected curveballs. Because of this, it’s best to create a robust will that can handle any unexpected situations that may happen when the testator passes.
If you have any dealings with estates, including properties, the term “life tenant” may have come up.
Don't get caught off guard without a Power of Attorney in Manitoba. Learn how appointing a POA will cure potential headaches in the future and act as an insurance policy.
Everyone should have a will. It's simply irresponsible to leave your family without instructions while they mourn your loss.
Facebook, Aeroplan and loyalty points — each with their own rules on what happens to them when you die in Manitoba.
We have drafted close to 2,000 Wills since 2015. For the most part, the Wills we draft are straightforward. Spouses leave everything to their surviving partner and later to their kids when both parents are gone.
Judges often have difficulty interpreting handwritten wills. They are often unclear or ambiguous. Court cases can be very expensive. These are avoidable. Hiring a lawyer now to draft a will costs a fraction of the costs of litigation.