Ian M Hull

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Founder
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Phone:
416-369-1140
866-497-0903
Fax:
416-369-1517
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Ian M. Hull co-founded the firm with his father, Rodney Hull, in 1998. Ian also maintains a mediation practice through Hull Estate Mediation Inc.

Ian is a lecturer at the Ontario Bar Admission Course and guest lecturer for the Canadian Bar Association and the Law Society of Upper Canada. Ian is also the author of numerous articles and has written four books on estate law issues:

  • Advising Families on Succession Planning: The High Price of Not Talking, LexisNexis Canada (2005)
  • Power of Attorney Litigation, CCH (2000)
  • Challenging the Validity of Wills, Carswell (1994)
  • Probate Practice 4th Edition, Carswell (1996) (co-author)

Ian has an LL.B. from the University of Windsor and an Honours B.A. from the University of Western Ontario. He was called to the Bar in 1990. He is a Certified Specialist in Estates and Trusts Law and Civil Litigation, a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel and a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners. He was chosen by LawDay as one of the top 60 leading lawyers in Canada in the practice area of Estates and Trusts for the year 2009.

You can follow Ian Hull on Twitter: @ihull

Articles

  • Incorporating Organ Donation Into Your Estate Plan
  • Transfer Of Wealth Has Changed The Estate Litigation Bar
  • Hull & Hull LLP Named One of Canada's Top Trusts & Estates Boutiques
  • Hull on The Importance of Synergy and Mentoring
  • Hull to Present at Law Society Event
  • Capacity Concerns With Elderly Estate Planning
  • Hull Recognized in Who’s Who Legal 2014
  • Advisory Group Looking At Simplified Probate Process
  • Definition of 'Fiduciary' often Misunderstood
  • Examining Issues Around Predatory Marriages
  • Ian Hull Named in Expert Directory
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    Areas of Practice

    • Estates and Trusts

    Litigation Percentage

    • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

    Certified Legal Specialties

    • Estates and Trusts Law
    • Civil Litigation
    • , International Academy of Estate and Trust Law (Academician)

    Bar Admissions

    • Ontario, 1990

    Education

    • University of Windsor School of Law, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
      • LL.B.
    • University of Western Ontario
      • B.A.
      • Honors: With Honours

    Published Works

    • Advising Families on Succession Planning: The High Price of Not Talking, LexisNexis Canada, 2005
    • Power of Attorney Litigation, CCH, 2000
    • Challenging the Validity of Wills, Carswell, 1994
    • Probate Practice 4th Edition, (Co-Author), Carswell, 1996

    Classes/Seminars

    • Lecturer, Ontario Bar Admission Course and the Law Society of Upper Canada
    • Guest Lecturer, Canadian Bar Association

    Honors and Awards

    • Fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
    • The Top 60 Leading Lawyers in Canada, Estates and Trusts for the Year; 2009 and 2010
    • The Best Lawyers in Canada Publication, Trusts and Estates; 2009 and 2010
    • The Best Lawyers in Canada Publication, Trusts and Estates; consistently from 2006 to 2013

    Professional Associations and Memberships

    • American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, Fellow
    • National Executive of the Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners (STEP), Member
    • International Network of Boutique Law Firms, Member
    2012 | Lexpert Ranked
    2013 | Lexpert Ranked
    2014 LexpertRanked Lawyer