Lawyers for Powers of Attorney serving Toronto and the surrounding area

When assisting our clients with estate planning, we stress the importance of planning for incapacity. It is crucial to consider the possibility of circumstances, such as a car accident or sudden illness, that leave an individual in a position where they are unable to make their wishes known or to make decisions concerning themselves or their property. With these types of unforeseen scenarios in mind, we offer the following solutions:

  • Powers of attorney for care and personal needs
  • Powers of attorney for property, to manage financial or business affairs

Powers of attorney, both for care and for property, are invaluable in situations where capacity is lost. Having these documents in place when the unthinkable happens ensures a smooth transition for the individual’s loved ones to arrange for their care and other needs, and eliminates a significant amount of stress in an already trying circumstance.

The experienced lawyers at Mills & Mills LLP work closely with our clients to draft these documents with all relevant considerations in mind. When and if the time comes, we assist loved ones with administration, helping them to carry out their duties and advising them where necessary.

Whether owing to capacity disputes or other factors, it sometimes becomes necessary to challenge the validity of existing documents. Should the need arise, we are able to assist clients in this regard as well.

Contact the Estates Lawyers at Mills & Mills LLP

To benefit from our expertise with respect to Powers of Attorney, please contact us at 416­-863-0125 or send us an email.

Powers of Attorney Lawyers

  • David A.S. Mills

    David A.S. Mills

    Managing Partner

    David is proud to represent the fourth generation of Mills to practice at the firm. He is a great-grandson of Alexander Mills, K.C., one of the founders, grandson of Ralph S. Mills, Q.C., and a son of...

    416-682-7138 | Email
  • Geoffrey R. Cobham

    Geoffrey R. Cobham


    Geoffrey's practice primarily encompasses civil litigation, employment law, estate administration and estate planning. His litigation practice is comprised of several areas, including wrongful dismis...

    416-682-7109 | Email
  • David P. Lees

    David P. Lees


    David served his articles with Mills & Mills LLP and joined the firm in 2001. David has a diverse civil litigation practice which encompasses employment and business law, estate litigation and adv...

    416-682-7159 | Email
  • J. Paul Mills, Q.C.

    J. Paul Mills, Q.C.


    Paul's practice is focused on assisting Estate Trustees with the administration of Estates and acting as Estate Trustee. Paul represents the third generation of lawyers in the Mills family at the f...

    416-682-7110 | Email
  • Paul J. Westlake

    Paul J. Westlake


    Paul served his articles with Mills & Mills and joined the firm in 1975. He became a partner in 1981. Paul advises business clients on all aspects of their operations including incorporations, acquisi...

    416-682-7118 | Email
  • Jennifer A.N. Corak

    Jennifer A.N. Corak

    Associate and Trademark Agent

    Jennifer articled with Mills & Mills LLP and joined the firm as an associate in 2013. Jennifer is a member of the firm’s Business Law and Wills, Estates & Trusts groups, as well being regist...

    416-682-7072 | Email
  • Meghan O’Neil

    Meghan O’Neil


    Meghan O’Neil joined Mills & Mills in 2016. Meghan graduated with honours from the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law in 2014. Prior to obtaining her law degree, Meghan graduated with a Graduat...

    416-682-7058 | Email
  • Tejpaul Grewal

    Tejpaul Grewal


    Tejpaul earned his bachelor of arts from York University in 2009, specializing in urban and land use planning. He continued his studies by graduating with a bachelor of laws from the University of Lei...

    416-682-7055 | Email
  • R. Browning Watt, Q.C.

    R. Browning Watt, Q.C.

    In Association

    R. Browning (Roly) has been working in association with Mills & Mills LLP since 2004. In this capacity, Roly works closely with many members of the firm in the areas of estate planning and administrat...

    416-863-0125 | Email
  • Serena Wolfond

    Serena Wolfond


    Serena is a member of the firm's Estates Group and provides legal services in estate planning, estate administration and family trusts. She approaches her work with sensitivity to clients’ needs and...

    416-682-7052 | Email


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