We provide information, advice, and representation in specific
areas of law. For areas where we cannot assist we will provide referrals to the
appropriate agency. We do not give advice on estate matters
but will assist in preparation of basic wills or POAs in certain
circumstances. Call us to see if you qualify for our services.
Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee - produces a
of Attorney Kit that will help you appoint the person you want to
make decisions for you when you are no longer able to do so for
yourself. Visit their website for information on:
Visit the Ministry of the Attorney General's "Frequently
Asked Questions About Estates" page for information on how to
file an application for letters probate (now called a certificate of
appointment of estate trustee with a will) and other estate
Queen's Elder Law Clinic - They will prepare wills/POAs for
eligible people (income tested) who are 50 years of age or older
and live in Lennox & Addington County or Kingston. Call
613-533-2950 for more information.
Clinic - preparation of POAs for low-income residents of
Northern Lennox & Addington County, Perth and Brockville.
Call 613-279-3252 or 1-800-597-4529 (from he 613 area code only)
This site provides general information
only, specific to Ontario, Canada. It is NOT legal advice.
Please call us or a lawyer in your area for advice on your particular
situation. Visit the
Legal Aid Ontario site to find a clinic in your area.