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Fasken Welcomes New Estates Planning Counsel

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Vancouver (Canada) – Alison Oxtoby joins Fasken as counsel in the Estates Planning Group; she will be based in the BC Region.

Alison’s practice is focused on wealth management, estate planning, trusts, and personal and corporate tax planning. She works with high-net-worth individuals, families and owner-managers to develop customized strategies to manage and transfer wealth.

“Alison’s experience with complex, multi-party estate planning strengthens our team,” said William Westeringh, QC, Regional Managing Partner, BC Region. “We appreciate when experienced Fasken alumni choose to return to the Firm for the next stage in their legal careers; welcome back Alison.”

Our Estate Planning Group counsels families, individuals, family office advisors, private trust companies, charitable foundations, private equity fund partners and investment companies in transactions involving the preservation and governance of wealth and the transfer of assets.

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