Cost of a will

by Deb
(Toronto Ontario Canada)

Recently I asked for a ball park figure for the cost of a will to be drawn for our family. Answer back was $2000 - 2500.00. I was very surprised and wondered if this is just someone else taking advantage of a family with a person with special needs. ie the cost of wheelchairs priced so ridiculously high.


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Cost of a Will
by: Graeme Treeby

I think that $2000 is a bit on the high side. However, if a lawyer is paying rent on Bay Street in Toronto, his costs are high and so a higher fee would be needed.

I would think that a simple will with Henson Trust could cost less than $1000.

I have a list of lawyers who may be of assistance to you. Please contact me off this list and I would be pleased to share it with you.

Cheers...Graeme

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