“War Stories” – When Estates Don’t Go According to Plan

Allison Barkwell and Michael Simons recall some of the more interesting stories from their time in wills & estates law.

Truth can be stranger than fiction! Our two presenters will share some of their more unusual estate cases to help you and your loved ones make good decisions and avoid costly mistakes.

Special thanks to Michael Simons, Partner, McCuaig Desrochers LLP and Allison Barkwell, Partner, Barkwell Brown Estate & Tax Lawyers for hosting this session.

Thank you for checking out these recordings of Estate Administration Week presentations made in April 2021 by volunteer lawyers.

The views expressed in these recordings are those of the presenter and not of Edmonton Community Foundation. The information contained in these recordings is based on Alberta law and is for general information only and to encourage you to ACT — to get professional assistance to get a good and valid will, personal directive and enduring power of attorney in place to protect your family, your assets and your business. The information in these recordings is NOT legal or tax advice and does not replace legal or tax advice. Every person has a unique situation. For legal advice about your situation and/or to prepare these important documents make sure to visit a wills & estates lawyer. We thank the volunteers who presented Estate Administration Week this year.

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