New Brunswick’s new Fiduciaries Access to Digital Assets Act received Royal Assent on December 16, 2022. The new Act is the first of its kind in New Brunswick and makes the Province one of the few Canadian jurisdictions to have such a piece of legislation. The purpose of the Act is to provide a framework […]read more
Estates & Trusts
Our estates and trusts lawyers have a broad range of experience in estate planning and the administration of estates and trusts. Across Atlantic Canada, we provide both personal and business clients with considered advice on:
- Proper organization of their affairs to preserve capital and minimize taxes.
- Planning for incapacity through the use of enduring powers of attorney, health care directives and living wills.
- The use of holding companies and the effective treatment of foreign or multi-jurisdictional assets.
The checklist below will serve as a helpful tool.
Estate Planning Preparation – Checklist
We also advise estate trustees, executors, administrators and/or beneficiaries regarding all litigious or potentially litigious matters relating to estates. For details, visit Estate Litigation.