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    Thursday, November 15th 2018
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Estates - Trusts Subcommittee

 

David van der Woerd
Chair

HILL Andrea 2017 

Andrea Hill
Vice-Chair


Estates & Trusts Subcommittee Mandate 

The HLA's Estates & Trusts Subcommittee exists to advise on matters pertaining to estates and trusts law that are relevant to the HLA Board or Committees, and Hamilton area estates and trusts lawyers.

1. To provide a forum for discussion of topics of interest to members of the estates and trusts bar.

2. To organize and promote CPD topics of interest to the members of the estates and trusts bar.

3. To advocate on matters of interest to members of the estates and trusts bar.

4. To develop ways to interact with other practice areas of the local bar and related professionals.

2018-2019 Subcommittee Members:

Looking for an opinion or guidance on an estates and trusts matter?  The following members of the HLA Estates & Trusts Subcommittee are available by phone or email:    

COMMITTEE MEMBERS PHONE EMAIL
Catherine Buntain Jeske, Wynne, Pringle, Jeske & Kovacs 905-648-1851 cjeske@anclaw.com
Lorna George, The Law Office of Lorna George 905-529-4557 lorna@laglegal.com
David Henderson, Agro Zaffiro LLP  905-527-6877  dhenderson@agrozaffiro.com 
Andrea Hill, ESB Lawyers LLP 905-523-5666  ahill@esblawyers.com 
John O. Krawchenko, J. Krawchenko Professional Corporation 905-546-0525  jok@krawchenkolaw.com
John KranjcESB Lawyers LLP 905-523-5666 jkranjc@esblawyers.com
John Loukidelis, Loukidelis Professional Corporation 289-799-9509 john@jltax.ca
W Patric Mackesy, Mackesy, Smye LLP 905-525-2341 mackesy@mackesysmye.com
Michael Morgan, Ross & McBride LLP 905-526-9800  mmorgan@rossmcbride.com
Catherine Olsiak, SimpsonWigle LAW LLP 905-528-8411 olsiakc@simpsonwigle.com
Jennifer Stebbing, Ross & McBride LLP 905-526-9800  jstebbing@rossmcbride.com
Alyson Sweetlove, George Street Law Group LLP 905-526-2102 asweetlove@georgestreetlaw.ca
Jennifer Vrancic, Scarfone Hawkins LLP 905-523-1333 jvrancic@shlaw.ca 
David van der Woerd, Ross & McBride LLP 905-526-9800 dvanderwoerd@rossmcbride.com
Karen Watters, ESB Lawyers LLP 905-523-5666 kwatters@esblawyers.com

To speak to an HLA staff person regarding the Estates & Trusts Subcommittee, please contact:
Marica Piedigrossi, Executive Assistant & Social Media Coordinator tel: 905-522-1563, email: mpiedigrossi@hamiltonlaw.on.ca

October 25
2018

Substantive: 1.75h

Estates & Trusts Workshop

12:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
HLA Library & 7th Floor Jurors Lounge - John Sopinka Courthouse
(45 Main Street East, Hamilton) 

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For more information, please contact Michelle Hudecki at 905-522-1563

November 14
2018

Substantive: 0.5h
Professionalism: 1.0h*

** Professionalism credit may be eligible to convert to 1.0 Substantive Hour

Estate Litigation Discussion; Teixeira v. Markgraf Estate, 2017 ONCA 819

WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 14, 2018
12:00 p.m. –  1:30 p.m.
The John Sopinka Courthouse (45 Main Street East, Hamilton)
7th Floor Juror’s Lounge

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For more information, please contact Michelle Hudecki at 905-522-1563 ext. 232

February 06
2019

Sub.:2.0h Prof.: 1.0h

The 17th Annual Estates & Trusts Seminar

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 6th, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Hamilton Convention Centre
(1 Summers Lane)

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For more information, please contact Kristjana Frani at 905-522-1563 ext. 233

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