Estate Disputes in British Columbia


June 2023

CLEBC is proud to announce its new publication, Estate Disputes in British Columbia: A Litigator’s Guide

For litigators seeking guidance on navigating their client’s estate disputes, this newly released book provides comprehensive coverage of both procedural and substantive issues commonly encountered in estate litigation. These issues include disputes over the validity of wills and actions against fiduciaries.

The guide offers concise discussions of substantive law that can provide valuable insights on managing clients, developing a litigation strategy, and preparing for evidentiary issues. In addition, the guide provides step-by-step guidance on procedures, and includes over 40 sample forms and precedents to help with the efficient preparation of cases.

For those considering resolving their client’s dispute through mediation or trial, the guide provides information on how to apply the best method and navigate the appropriate procedures governing the case. The guide also provides quick access to leading cases on substantive issues to help with arguing the case with confidence.

CLEBC would like to acknowledge all the contributors who made this book possible. To purchase a copy of this valuable resource and be fully equipped to litigate clients’ estate disputes, visit: