Servicing Estate Administration Needs Since 1887

The process of administering an estate after the passing of a loved one can be very difficult for someone who is unfamiliar with the steps that need to be taken. Having an experienced lawyer guiding you through this process can greatly ease this burden. At Martin Sheppard Fraser LLP, we have one of the largest estate law practices in the Niagara region and have been assisting our clients with estate administration matters since 1887. We adjust our legal services to meet the specific needs of each client. We recognize the importance of providing individualized attention and make certain that we keep lines of communication open at all times.

Execute Your Responsibility With Our Guidance

When you retain services of our firm, we can assist with all aspects of the administration process. We will provide advice on timelines, identify the best way to proceed and help make certain that you follow your responsibilities as the executor. We are able to provide advice based on your level of comfort for the process. Our lawyers can assist with all matters involving estate administration, including:

  • Applications to the court for probating a will
  • Notifying beneficiaries and obtaining releases from them
  • Transferring assets to beneficiaries
  • Dealing with financial institutions and government agencies
  • Assisting with estate accounting and tax matters

At Martin Sheppard Fraser LLP, we are here to make this process as seamless as possible. We will speak in straightforward language and make certain that your questions do not go unanswered. We will ask detailed questions, so we can fully grasp the nature of your situation. You can trust our proven track record and rely on our team for assistance through every single step of this process.

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