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Jag C. Gandhi

Lawyer

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Areas of ExpertiseEstates, Trusts, & Private Client

Education University of Western Ontario, B.A. (Hons.) 1999; McMaster University, M.A. 2000; University of Windsor, LL.B. 2003; The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, TEP 2013

Languages English, Gujarati

Call to the Bar 2004

Jag C. Gandhi

Lawyer

905-944-2953 jgandhi@wvllp.ca Download vCard

Biography

Jag is an estate planner who focuses on private client services such as wills, trusts, powers of attorney, estate planning and estate administration. The goal of Jag’s practice is to help ensure that her client’s assets are preserved and transferred during his or her lifetime and upon death in the most tax efficient manner and in accordance with his or her wishes. She regularly advises executors and trustees during the administration of estates and trusts. She also assists in the application for guardianship for both property and personal care. Jag has a specific focus in estate planning for professionals and owner-manager clients, families that have individuals with disabilities and blended family situations.

Involvement & Recognition

  • STEP Canada, student award for receiving the highest essay grade for 2013 practitioner route, on paper for “Resignation, Retirement and Removal of Trustees” (2013)
  • Estates, Trusts, & Pension Journal, “Estate Planning for Blended Families” (2013) Volume 32, Number 3. (2013)
  • Money & Family Law, “Can a Trust act as a Unilateral Marriage Contract for a Matrimonial Home?” Vol.27, No.8 August 2012. (2012)

Involvement:

  • Director, Board of Mackenzie Health Foundation
  • Member, Governance and Nomination Committee of Mackenzie Health Foundation
  • Member, Strategic Planning Committee of Mackenzie Health Foundation
  • Member, The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners of Canada
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association of Ontario – Trust and Estates Section
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association of Ontario – South Asian Bar Association
  • Member, Canadian Association of Women Executives and Entrepreneurs