It is accepted that in most circumstances, estate trustees are entitled to receive compensation for their work. The issue of trustee compensation can become contentious where beneficiaries perceive the amount as being excessive and/or may allege that the trustee is not administering the estate to the required standard.
These unique and complex types of disputes are often difficult to navigate and it is beneficial to engage a professional who can easily streamline the process and bring the parties closer to resolution in an efficient and cost-effective way.
Our lawyers are experienced in advising and assisting our clients in all areas involving the litigation of estates, including the often-ambiguous and frequently-litigated area of trustee-compensation disputes.
If you are a beneficiary and considering bringing a claim or if you are a trustee who is the subject of a claim, it is essential that you consult with a professional who is experienced in this highly specialized area.
Please contact our office and one of our lawyers would be happy to meet with you and discuss your case, 416-777-5237.