Practice area: Wills & Estate Planning

Our Wills & Estate team is ready to provide the legal services and the advice you need in the areas of:

  • Will Preparation
  • Estate Planning
  • Power of Attorney Preparation
  • Guardian in Healthcare (healthcare directives) Preparations
  • Corporate Executorship

I have been appointed under a Power of Attorney; what are the rules?

I have been appointed under a Power of Attorney; what are the rules? chalkboard-with-text-saying-know-the-rules

The Powers of Attorney Act was amended in April of 2022, introducing new rules for Attorneys to follow when they begin to act on behalf of someone. Almost two years later, many Attorneys are still not aware of the new rules. This article outlines the new obligations under the Act. Older Power of Attorney documents […]

Tracey Kennedy

Tracey Kennedy Tracey

Born and raised in St. Margaret’s Bay, Tracey graduated with distinction from Mount St. Vincent University. Tracey obtained her law degree from Dalhousie University and was called to the Nova Scotia Bar in 2000. Tracey articled with a large firm in the city but wanted to come back to her community to offer legal services. […]

Amanda Lutz

Amanda Lutz Amanda Lutz

Amanda practices real estate law, wills and estates, and corporate law. She graduated from Saint Mary’s University and the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University.