Program Chair(s)

Ian Hull

Hull & Hull LLP

Suzana Popovic-Montag

Hull & Hull LLP

Estate issues that turn into litigation are often complex and highly charged.

Litigating estate matters require both the ability to expertly navigate the estate litigation process and a thorough understanding of this specific area of law. How confident are you in your skills?

Over three evenings, this OsgoodePD practical and intensive course, will discuss the fundamentals of estate litigation, and give you the tools to confidently advise your client and be an effective advocate in estate matters.

From the essential considerations at your initial client meeting to the evidence involved in contentious proceedings, our expert faculty will walk you through the steps that you would need to successfully advocate on behalf of your client.

Registration includes 120-day unlimited, online access to the recorded program.

What You’ll learn

Evaluate information to be obtained at the first client meeting

Deal with the legal issues involved in a will challenge

Analyze duties related to dealing with those who may have diminished capacity

Make the most out of the opportunity to mediate an estate dispute

Identify limitation periods that you need to keep in mind

Obtain the latest case law updates on the issue of costs and unjust enrichment

Explain to your client the various applications, motions, and orders in the estate litigation process

Appropriately object to Certificate of Appointments

Argue claims against the Estate pursuant to the Estates Act 

Understand the evidence involved in contentious proceedings

Learn your obligations and the steps in locating missing beneficiaries

Who Should Attend

Both experienced estate litigators who want to refresh their knowledge of the basics and those newer to estate litigation


Program Chairs

Ian Hull

Hull & Hull LLP

Suzana Popovic-Montag

Hull & Hull LLP



 View the program brochure and agenda to see what you’ll learn from leading experts.


May 14, 21 & 28, 2019

$795 + HST

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CPD Hours
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Substantive 7h 50m
Professionalism 1h
Total8h 50m

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