Vaughan Wills & Probate Lawyer, Ontario


Includes: Estate Administration, Living Wills, Wills

Rachel Vanessa Radley Lawyer

Rachel Vanessa Radley

VERIFIED
Divorce & Family Law
Because Family is Important to You and Me

Rachel has more than 13 years of family law experience and has advocated for her clients at all court levels in Ontario including the Court of Justice... (more)

George  Pappas Lawyer

George Pappas

VERIFIED
Divorce & Family Law

Pappas Law focuses on all areas of family law and our lawyers will advocate for you at all levels to achieve the best possible results in your case. F... (more)

Ngozi  Iwuoha Lawyer

Ngozi Iwuoha

VERIFIED
Immigration, Divorce & Family Law, Litigation, Estate

Law Office of Ngozi Iwuoha provides legal services to clients on Immigration and Family Law matters. Our Immigration Attorney and Family Lawyer endeav... (more)

Appiah O. Boateng Lawyer

Appiah O. Boateng

VERIFIED
Real Estate, Divorce & Family Law, Estate, Immigration

Appiah O. Boateng is the owner of Ashanti Law located in the North York area in Toronto, Ontario. Appiah has been serving clients of diverse backgroun... (more)

Ted  Yoannou Lawyer

Ted Yoannou

VERIFIED
Criminal, Motor Vehicle

Ted Yoannou was born and raised in Toronto. He attended Mount Allison University in Sackville, New Brunswick, graduating with a B.A. in English and Hi... (more)

Usman  Sadiq Lawyer

Usman Sadiq

VERIFIED
Divorce & Family Law

Our family lawyers understand how difficult separation and divorce can be. At this crucial time, you need advice you can rely on to make informed deci... (more)

Ayaz  Mehdi Lawyer

Ayaz Mehdi

VERIFIED
Criminal, Divorce & Family Law, Estate, Civil & Human Rights, Corporate

Ayaz Mehdi is called to the bar of Ontario and Punjab (Pakistan) and is a member in good standing of the Law Society of Ontario and Advocate of the Hi... (more)

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Christopher  Achkar Lawyer

Christopher Achkar

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Employment, Business, Civil & Human Rights, Lawsuit & Dispute

Christopher works with both employees and employers regarding all their employment law needs, including human rights and business litigation issues. ... (more)

Salvatore  Grillo Lawyer

Salvatore Grillo

VERIFIED
Accident & Injury, Personal Injury, Car Accident, Wrongful Death
Strategic, Determined & Trial-Ready

After graduating from Osgoode Hall Law School and briefly exploring a partnership with former classmates, Salvatore Grillo recognized his passion for ... (more)

Viktoriya  Terentyeva Lawyer

Viktoriya Terentyeva

VERIFIED
Real Estate, Personal Injury, Family Law, Wills & Probate

I hold J.D. from Queen's University Law School and B.A. (Major in Criminology) from Simon Fraser University. I am licensed to practice law in Ontario ... (more)

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LEGAL TERMS

PRETERMITTED HEIR

A child or spouse who is not mentioned in a will and whom the court believes was accidentally overlooked by the person who made the will. For example, a child b... (more...)
A child or spouse who is not mentioned in a will and whom the court believes was accidentally overlooked by the person who made the will. For example, a child born or adopted after the will is made may be deemed a pretermitted heir. If the court determines that an heir was accidentally omitted, that heir is entitled to receive the same share of the estate as she would have if the deceased had died without a will. A pretermitted heir is sometimes called an 'omitted heir.'

ABSTRACT OF TRUST

A condensed version of a living trust document, which leaves out details of what is in the trust and the identity of the beneficiaries. You can show an abstract... (more...)
A condensed version of a living trust document, which leaves out details of what is in the trust and the identity of the beneficiaries. You can show an abstract of trust to a financial organization or other institution to prove that you have established a valid living trust, without revealing specifics that you want to keep private. In some states, this document is called a 'certification of trust.'

IRREVOCABLE TRUST

A permanent trust. Once you create it, it cannot be revoked, amended or changed in any way.

BANKRUPTCY ESTATE

All of the property you own when you file for bankruptcy, except for most pensions and educational trusts. The trustee technically takes control of your bankrup... (more...)
All of the property you own when you file for bankruptcy, except for most pensions and educational trusts. The trustee technically takes control of your bankruptcy estate for the duration of your case.

INHERIT

To receive property from someone who has died. Traditionally, the word 'inherit' applied only when one received property from a relative who died without a will... (more...)
To receive property from someone who has died. Traditionally, the word 'inherit' applied only when one received property from a relative who died without a will. Currently, however, the word is used whenever someone receives property from the estate of a deceased person.

DISTRIBUTEE

(1) Anyone who receives something. Usually, the term refers to someone who inherits a deceased person's property. If the deceased person dies without a will (ca... (more...)
(1) Anyone who receives something. Usually, the term refers to someone who inherits a deceased person's property. If the deceased person dies without a will (called intestate), state law determines what each distributee will receive. Also called a beneficiary.

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATOR

Someone appointed by a probate court to oversee probate proceedings when a person dies without a will or heirs, and his or her property is expected to pass to t... (more...)
Someone appointed by a probate court to oversee probate proceedings when a person dies without a will or heirs, and his or her property is expected to pass to the state. Some states have public administrators who are responsible for temporarily preserving the assets of an estate if there are disputes about specific provisions in the will or about who will be appointed the regular administrator.

GRANTOR

Someone who creates a trust. Also called a trustor or settlor.

FAILURE OF ISSUE

A situation in which a person dies without children who could have inherited her property.