Estate Litigation Calgary
Our lawyers assist in Estate and Trust litigation matters related to power of attorney, loss of capacity, transfer of wealth, recovery of assets transferred by undue influence, financial abuse or resulting trusts. Our firm has been called upon to act for trustees, executors, beneficiaries and interested third parties in estate litigation matters. Over the years our lawyers have developed knowledge, expertise and the understanding of the sensitivity around estate matters.
Vogel LLP is a leading law firm in Calgary that specializes in providing expert legal services for estate litigation matters.
We understand that estate disputes can be complex and emotional, and our team of experienced lawyers is committed to providing our clients with the highest level of legal representation and support.
Our estate litigation practice encompasses a wide range of claims, including:
- Will Challenges: Our lawyers represent clients who wish to challenge the validity of a will on the basis of undue influence, lack of capacity, or other legal grounds.
- Breaches of Fiduciary Duty: Our team represents clients who allege that a trustee, executor, or administrator has breached their legal obligations, such as mismanagement or dissipation of assets, self-dealing, or failure to account.
- Interpretation Disputes: Our lawyers assist clients who are involved in disputes over the interpretation of a will or trust, including issues related to the distribution of assets and the interpretation of specific terms or clauses.
- Claims Against Estates: Our team represents clients who wish to make a claim against an estate, such as a claim for maintenance and support by family members, dependents, adult interdependent partners or spouses, or for the recovery of an outstanding debt.
- Applications for Advice and Direction: Our lawyers prepare applications seeking advice and direction from the Court concerning the administration of the estate or trust;
- Trust Disputes: Our lawyers represent clients who are involved in disputes over the administration of a trust, including issues related to the interpretation of trust documents, the duties of trustees, and the distribution of trust assets.
At Vogel LLP, we understand that estate litigation can be a challenging and stressful process for our clients.
This is why we prioritize compassionate and personalized client service, working closely with our clients to achieve the best possible outcome for their case. Our team works to resolve these disputes as efficiently and effectively as possible, whether through negotiation, mediation, or litigation.
If you require legal assistance for an estate litigation matter, please contact Vogel LLP today to schedule a consultation with one of our experienced estate litigation lawyers.