What you should know before you agree to be an Estate Trustee

Jon Quaglia Wills & Estate

In Ontario, an Estate Trustee is the term to describe executors (people who ‘execute’ the deceased wishes set out in their Will), administrators (people who administer the estate of someone who passes without a Will according to intestacy rules), and trustees (people who carry out the trusts that may be in the Will). So, in short, an Estate Trustee takes …

Introduction

Jon Quaglia Corporate Law, Family Law, Real Estate, Wills & Estate

“Practicing law” means finding the best possible outcomes. Jon’s blogs will help you see how certain legal issues are identified, the law that is applied and “the best possible outcome”. A long time ago when I was attending law school, our exams were tests of endurance. The professors provided us with stories (also known as fact patterns) that seemed unbelievably complicated. During the …