Is my foreign Will valid in BC?

March 28th, 2018 by FH&P Lawyers

In order to avoid frustration creating an Estate Plan in British Columbia, Canada, have your Will checked by a Wills lawyer to ensure it complies with Canadian formal requirements and de facto…

What to do with the Family Home Following Separation

March 5th, 2018 by Heidi Taylor

Often in family cases, the parties’ family home is the most significant asset. Separating spouses usually have difficulty residing under the same roof together so need to come up with an interim…

What are Life Estates

February 28th, 2018 by Nancy Ling

In these days of readily available information, there are many things that a person can figure out for themselves. However, much like auto repair and DIY home repairs, there is the potential to create…

How to exit your business successfully: Market proven strategies to maximize your after-tax proceeds and minimize your risk

February 23rd, 2018 by Nancy Ling

This seminar is designed for business owners contemplating a succession plan for their business and wishing to maximize their after-tax proceeds.

Buying your first home? We’re here to help.

February 22nd, 2018 by Colin Flannigan

If you’re looking to purchase your first home this year, and you are unsure as to what steps to take before taking the leap of faith, we are here to help.

The Benefits of Incorporating Your Business

January 18th, 2018 by Dustin Merritt

Incorporation offers a wide range of benefits for businesses of all sizes. Is incorporating the right option for your business?

How to Deal with Difficult Beneficiaries as an Estate Executor

January 8th, 2018 by Nancy Ling

Are you the executor of an estate who is struggling due to a poor relationship with the estate beneficiaries? Acting as the executor of an estate can be a difficult job. Unfortunately, it can be made…

Do I need to hire a lawyer after my accident?

December 6th, 2017 by FH&P Lawyers

Estate Planning for Germans Living in BC

November 24th, 2017 by FH&P Lawyers

When it comes to Estate Planning, having certainty that your last wishes are executed is central.

​How can a lawyer help me during my real estate purchase?

November 6th, 2017 by Nancy Ling

Buying a house can be a daunting prospect, if you are not sure what to expect. There are many steps to completing the purchase of your home, and knowing what is involved can take some of the stress…

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Provincial Court Family Rules

Wesley Shields, a family lawyer in our office was appointed as a member of the Provincial Court Family Rules Working Group in 2017. The Committee began its work in 2014 on implementing changes and reforms to the B.C. Provincial Court Family Rules. In the edition of The Lawyer’s Daily article titled “B.C. family law reform proposals aimed at less adversarial system, smaller burden on courts” they interviewed Wesley Shields on the new recommendations proposed regarding Provincial Family Rules.

New York New Years 2019

​For New Years Eve 2019, FH&P Lawyers were proud to serve hot chocolate to anyone who had attended New York New Years in Stuart Park. The event started at 6pm and ran until 9pm. This is the 8th annual New York New Years, which was put on by Valley First and the City of Kelowna. This is one of the only free New Years Eve all ages event that happens in Kelowna.

FH&P Lawyers New Office Now Open in Penticton

FH&P Lawyers is very excited to announce the opening of our new location at 74 Wade Avenue, Penticton. This will be our second location in the South Okanagan and we are delighted to continue serving the communities we call home.