FH&P Lawyers LLP is pleased to announce that Nancy Ling has become a Partner in the firm

September 13th, 2018 by FH&P Lawyers

FH&P Lawyers LLP is pleased to announce that Nancy Ling has become a Partner in the firm as of September 1, 2018. Nancy works in estate administration, wills, trusts, estate and incapacity planning,…

FH&P Lawyers LLP welcomes David Horvath to the Firm

June 29th, 2018 by FH&P Lawyers

FH&P Lawyers LLP is pleased to announce David Horvath has joined the team as an associate of the firm.

FH&P Lawyers Continues to Support the Special Olympics British Columbia

June 6th, 2018 by FH&P Lawyers

FH&P Lawyers has been and continues to be, the title sponsor of the Annual Special Olympics Golf Tournament since 2012.

Wills for Westbank First Nations People Living on Reserve Land

May 14th, 2018 by FH&P Lawyers

Are you curious about the laws surrounding wills for Westbank First Nations people living on reserve land?

FH&P Lawyers LLP welcomes Kristin Greenough to the firm

April 23rd, 2018 by FH&P Lawyers

FH&P Lawyers LLP is pleased to announce Kristin Greenough has joined the team as an associate of the firm.

FH&P Lawyers LLP is pleased to announce Gillian M. Dougans as Partner and Dylan Switzer as Managing partner.

April 16th, 2018 by FH&P Lawyers

FH&P Lawyers LLP is pleased to announce Gillian M. Dougans as Partner and Dylan Switzer as Managing partner.

#HumboldtStrong

April 12th, 2018 by FH&P Lawyers

We are all one team. On April 12th, 2018 we came together as a nation in our jerseys to show support for the community of Humboldt.

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…

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FH&P Lawyers Were Successful In Proving Fraud In Home Sale Case

FH&P lawyers are pleased to announce that our Clay Williams and David Horvath were successful in prosecuting a fraud case against vendors who had sold their “fixer-upper” house and made false statements in their property disclosure statement.

Wesley Shields and the Kelowna General Hospital Foundation

Wesley Shields, a family lawyer at FH&P is a proud member of the KGH Foundation Board. Wesley has been a board member of the KGH Foundation since June 2016, making this his fourth year. In June 2018 he was appointed vice-chair and in June 2019 he was appointed chair of the foundation’s board for a 2-year term.

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.