Will and Estate Challenges

The firm’s lawyers provide effective legal counsel, advice, and advocacy to clients challenging unfair wills or unpaid services provided to estates.

Will and Estate Challenges

The firm’s lawyers provide effective legal counsel, advice, and advocacy to clients challenging unfair wills or unpaid services provided to estates.

Vancouver- and Kelowna-Based Will and Estate Litigation Lawyers

Those who provide services to an estate have a right to be compensated and a will-maker in British Columbia has a duty to adequately provide for a spouse or children. Challenging the distribution of an estate requires the services of experienced litigation counsel to effectively advance positions and interests. Working from offices in Vancouver and Kelowna, the lawyers at Eyford Macaulay Shaw & Padmanabhan LLP are effective litigation lawyers with a history of handling difficult and protracted claims.

The firm recognizes that prompt and frequent reporting is critical to serving the best interests of clients. The lawyers at Eyford Macaulay Shaw & Padmanabhan LLP focus on early file analysis,  thorough reporting, and contact with their clients. All lawyers at the firm have extensive experience with negotiations and mediations, as well as the expertise to effectively advocate for a client’s position at trial and on appeal.

The firm handles all issues dealing with wills and estates challenges and litigation including:

  • Claims for unpaid services provided to the will-maker or estate
  • Challenges to a will based on inadequate provision for a spouse or children including adult children
  • Defence of estates against unsubstantiated claims of an unfair Will or outstanding claims for services
  • Out-of-province claims
  • Property damage