Stephen Hsia specializes in charities law and estate planning at Miller Thomson in Vancouver. His strategic and practical advice helps charitable organizations achieve their missions. His estate plans help families successfully pass on their life's work and legacy to the next generation. Stephen crafts estate plans for all kinds of clients — from young professionals to retirees, from family businesses to large organizations. Stephen also has significant dispute resolution experience, having appeared as counsel before all levels of court in British Columbia.
Stephen has contributed to
- Applying for a grant of administration
- Being an Executor
- Being asked to be an executor
- Booklet for executors now updated
- Changing or cancelling a will
- Choosing an executor
- Filling out probate or administration forms
- Immediately after someone dies
- In applying for probate, what debts do I list in the affidavit of assets and liabilities (form P10)?
- Making funeral arrangements
- My father died without a will. I'm told I need a grant of administration to deal with his affairs. How do I get that?
- Next steps to take after the death
- Now updated: Booklet on preparing your will
- Planning for the end of life
- Preparing Your Will
- Preparing your will checklist
- Probating the will
- Settling an estate: Do you need to apply to court?
- Ten steps to settling an estate
- What happens if the executor dies before the will-maker?
- When someone dies without a will
- Who is responsible for arranging the funeral?