In the area of estate planning, particularly in terms of business succession, trusts are a key tool in the advisor’s toolbox.
Corina Weigl’s practice is focused on estate and family business succession planning.
Developing customized strategies for wills, trusts, as well as estate administration and contracts, Corina leverages varying legal and tax regimes to protect multi-jurisdictional property and family interests. Addressing complex and sensitive matters, Corina advises on charities and not-for-profit considerations, advising clients on legislative, tax and regulatory implications. Corina implements structures and tools to ensure smooth succession or corporate reorganizations, and has represented clients in litigation through will challenges, mental capacity matters, and passing of fiduciary accounts.
Named a “Lawyer of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in Canada, Corina has also been recognized for her pro bono work.