We’re dedicated to protecting what matters most to you.
With the unpredictability of life, a tailored estate plan is essential to ensure the well-being of your loved ones and the protection of your assets.
Our Estate Planning department boasts an experienced team dedicated to crafting the perfect plan for you.
Clients have consistently trusted our experience and expertise. Our unwavering dedication shows in the consistent support we offer. As your legal needs change and grow, we’re right there with you, fully in tune with your personal and business goals. This allows us to proactively navigate and meet your evolving requirements.
We understand generational interests, current jurisdictional intricacies, and the nature of both Canadian and global assets. Collaborating with advisors, family members, and specialists, we build multi-generational estate plans that safeguard your legacy.
Madaline Zannes, Principal Lawyer, Zannes Lawyers
We offer Estate Planning to every person in Ontario.
We’re currently servicing:
- Toronto, and the Greater Toronto Area (such as Markham, Richmond Hill, Vaughan, and Stouffville)
- Niagara-on-the-Lake, Niagara Falls, St. Catherines, and the Greater Niagara Region
- Wasaga Beach, Collingwood, Innisfil and rest of Simcoe County
- Kitchener and the Region of Waterloo
- All residents in Ontario
Not in Ontario? Our network of lawyers is available to help anyone in Canada and in the US.
Services Tailored For Every Possibility
We offer a comprehensive suite of services, including:
We also offer:
Asset protection strategies | Power of attorney
✅ Remote & In-Person Meetings
We offer sustainable, hybrid estate planning services tailored to your preference, be it remote consultations or traditional face-to-face meetings.
✅ After Hours Availability
Recognizing that legal needs aren’t confined to standard business hours, we offer after-hours availability, prioritizing your peace of mind and ensuring we’re there for you, regardless of the time.
✅ Personal Touch
At the heart of estate planning is the human connection. Skip the do-it-yourself website — our team seeks to understand each client’s unique circumstances and goals, ensuring our counsel aligns with your life’s aspirations for true peace of mind.
✅ Depth of Experience
We champion innovative legal strategies, setting the pace in the evolving estate planning landscape with our agility and forward-thinking approach.
✅ Global Outreach
In our globalized era, Zannes Lawyers extends beyond Ontario and Canada through a trusted international network, ensuring your legal matters—from relocation to overseas asset management—are both tax-efficient and compliant
✅ Integrated Advice
Estate planning often intersects with areas like taxation and business. Recognizing this, we adopt a holistic approach, collaborating with a network of experts to ensure your estate journey is comprehensive and handled with precision.
What Makes Us Different?
|DIY Online Tools
|Your Previous Lawyer
|Access & Availability
|24/7, limited support
|Standard business hours
|Standard business hours + after hours availability
|Live chat, support tickets
|Unresponsive; infrequent emails & phone calls
|Always available via phone, email, text, and WhatsApp
|Remote + In-person
|Impersonal; difficult to relate with
|Kind, empathic, and personable
|Non-existent; still using a fax machine
|Utilizing the most advanced technology available to lawyers
How Does It Work?
Start your estate planning journey by booking an initial call and submitting your documents through our secure portal. We offer a collaborative 5-day window for will processing and adjustments, followed by flexible signing options, and deliver your finalized will digitally, by registered mail, or securely store it long-term for you.
Start Safeguarding Your Future Today.
Our dedication ensures that your legacy, assets, and loved ones are taken care of, today and always.
Call us today at 437-836-8888 for more information on our Estate Planning team, areas of expertise, and how we can help you.