June 2, 2022

Did you know that deathbed wills are the original will?

In this paper published by the Law Society of Ontario’s annual Six-Minute Estates Lawyer 2022 program, Justin de Vries and Tyler Lin explore best practices for solicitors in navigating a deathbed retainer scenario. This paper is structured around three general tips for the consultation, pre-retainer and post-retainer stages. For each portion, there is an in-depth explanation of the latest case law.

Happy reading: 2022 Six Minute Estates Lawyer Paper.