Estate Litigation

Estate disputes are stressful. Usually, they involve family and intensely personal matters.  We’re here to help.  At ZTGH, our lawyers appreciate the emotional and private nature of estate disputes.  Wherever possible, we are committed to pursuing practical and confidential resolutions to minimize the length and cost of an estate dispute.  Negotiating resolutions is our mandate and we are expert negotiators.  Our clients pay us to end, not prolong, disputes.

At ZTGH, we handle various types of estate litigation disputes including:

  • Contested Wills
  • Disputes Between Beneficiaries
  • Disputes Between Beneficiaries and Estate Trustee
  • Defence of Estate Trustee
  • Power of Attorney Disputes
  • Disputes Arising from Gifts
  • Dependency Claims
  • Disputes Between Siblings over Family Property
  • Guardianship Disputes
  • Elder Abuse
  • Mental Incompetency Issues
  • Insurance Proceeds Disputes
  • Estate Compensation Disputes
  • Trust Disputes

List of lawyers

Please scroll through the list of our Estate Litigation lawyers:

JONATHAN B. SCHRIEDER

(Partner)

ANDREW C. MCKAGUE

(Partner)

JENNIFER J. GRIFFITHS

(Partner)

ASHLEY A. SHMUKLER

(Associate)

SHANNON R. WOOD

(Associate)

JONATHAN B. WHITE

(Associate)

JONATHAN R. CHARLAND

(Associate)

JONATHAN WONG

(Associate)

ZACHARY BERG

(Associate)

SIMRAN WALIA

(Associate)

JONATHAN BEILES

(Associate)

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