KNOW THE DIFFERENCE: Barrister vs. Solicitor

Posted by on Jun 20, 2016 in Blog

All lawyers practicing in Canada may identify as “barristers and solicitors”– yet some only practice under one title. Why is that? Read on for Heritage Law’s reference guide to help differentiate between the two categories. WHAT IS A BARRISTER? The word barrister originates from the “Bar” or traditional position of a counsel in the courtroom….Read More Here!

When Should I Write A Will?

Posted by on Apr 25, 2016 in Blog, Wills & Estate

It’s not uncommon for estate planning to fall to the bottom of the to-do list and stay there, but having a will is very important. Providing a will allows you to divide up your assets so that your family and loved ones are taken care of in the event of your death. So when should…Read More Here!

A Guide To Prenuptial Agreements

Posted by on Apr 11, 2016 in Blog, Family Law

A prenuptial agreement is contract made between a couple prior to marriage that dictates their legal rights and obligations in the event of a breakdown in their marriage. While these documents are commonly referred to as prenuptial agreements, they go by many other names, such as: Prenup Marriage Agreement Premarital Contract Antenuptial Agreement Domestic Contracts…Read More Here!

LAWYER UP: 5 Ways to Find the Best Lawyer

Posted by on Mar 14, 2016 in Blog

There are many reasons you might need a lawyer, but many people do not know where to start. Luckily there is a goldmine of resources out there for those in search of legal representation. Being prepared can give you an edge and even save you money by reducing your total legal costs. Read Heritage Law’s…Read More Here!