Navigating the complexities of estate administration and probate requires a trusted partner with specialized knowledge in more than just the field of wills and estates. For instance, when it comes to handling the most valuable asset in an estate – real property, an experienced real estate lawyer is absolutely necessary. As well, most estate planning necessarily involves family law issues and complexities that only an experienced family law practitioner can provide. At Filice Law, we are proud to be experienced multi-disciplinary lawyers with the expertise to handle any intricacies that may arise during this critical time. As your dedicated guide, we offer a network of referral partners to address any additional complexities, ensuring a seamless process during times of loss and grief.
Real Estate Proficiency: Real property is often the cornerstone of an estate. With our extensive experience in real estate matters, we possess the know-how to navigate any complexities that arise, ensuring a comprehensive approach to your estate administration needs.
Family Law Proficiency: Almost all estates involve family members and spouses or partners. We have years of experience in family law and possess the know-how to navigate any complexities that arise, ensuring a comprehensive approach to your estate administration needs.
Collaborative Approach: We understand that every estate is unique, requiring personalized attention to address individual concerns. Our tailored approach involves working closely with executors, beneficiaries, and family members, providing compassionate guidance and support at every step.
Comprehensive Services: From assisting with probate applications to accurately valuing assets and liabilities for fair distribution among beneficiaries, our comprehensive estate administration services cover all aspects of the process. We handle day-to-day estate management, including asset transfers, debt and tax payments, and estate accounting, to minimize the risk of disputes and complications.
Executor Support and Clear Communication: Our dedicated legal team provides robust guidance to executors, ensuring they understand their roles and responsibilities. Throughout the estate administration and probate process, we prioritize clear communication and transparency, keeping you informed of progress, providing regular updates, and promptly addressing any inquiries to prioritize your peace
STEP Canada Affiliation: We have a strong commitment to life long learning and are continually updating our knowledge and credentials. Pat Filice, our founder, is completing his Trusts and Estates Practitioner (TEP) designation with the Society for Trusts and Estates Practitioners – Canada. This is the premier trusts and estates organization in the world and provides our firm with knowledge, expertise and contacts that the average estate practitioner simply does not have.
Probate Application: Our meticulous attention to detail ensures a timely and successful probate application, obtaining the Certificate of Appointment of Estate Trustee (commonly known as probate) with efficiency and accuracy.
Estate Asset Valuation: We diligently identify, assess, and value all estate assets and liabilities, guaranteeing accurate representation and equitable distribution among beneficiaries.
Estate Administration and Management: From day-to-day estate management tasks to asset transfers and financial obligations, we handle all responsibilities with precision and adherence to legal requirements.
Executor Support: Our team offers guidance and support to executors, aiding them in understanding and fulfilling their roles effectively, with a focus on minimizing potential challenges.
We take immense pride in delivering exceptional client service and outstanding results. Our in-depth knowledge of Ontario’s estate laws and regulations empowers us to handle even the most complex estate matters. With Filice Law by your side, you can focus on honoring your loved one’s legacy while we adeptly handle the legal complexities.
and discover how our estate administration and probate services, combined with our real estate expertise, can assist you during this challenging time. Let us be your trusted partner as we navigate this journey together.