Farris is pleased to announce that Anna Laing has joined the Partnership.
Anna’s expertise bridges estates and family law and her reputation in both areas is outstanding. Anna’s experience in estate litigation and estate administration matters such as wills variation claims, committeeship applications and passing of accounts complements our estate planning practice. Her family practice includes property division claims, support disputes and family law claims against estates. Anna is admitted to the BC Bar in 1988 and has practiced for a number of years with a national firm in Vancouver. Anna is well recognized nationally as illustrated by being named in Best Lawyers in Canada for 2015-2016 for Family Law and Trusts and Estates. She is also listed in the Lexpert Directory 2015 as Repeatedly Recommended for Estate & Personal Tax Planning. Anna is well published and a frequent speaker and contributor to continuing legal education for lawyers.
The firm’s family practice focuses on complex financial issues related to relationship breakdown, and we advise and represent clients in all matters relating to custody, access, adoption, property division, estate and trust issues, child and spousal support, and divorce, as well as the drafting of co-habitation agreements, marriage agreements, separation agreements, and asset protection agreements. In order to fully assist and advise our clients in all areas of matrimonial law, we also serve their individual needs through other practice groups within our firm. The addition of Anna strengthens our already exceptional group of family & estate planning lawyers.