Lisa Filgiano
Lisa Filgiano
Partner at Miller Thomson LLP
(416) 595-2956
(416) 595-8695
40 King St W, Suite 5800, Scotia Plaza, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2007 (QC); 2008 (ON)
Lisa is an experienced estates and trusts litigator, who represents individuals and their families, charities, trust companies and financial institutions in complex estate and trust disputes. Her extensive experience includes claims of breach of trust and fiduciary duties, will challenges, guardianship proceedings, dependant relief applications, power of attorney disputes, passing of accounts and related proceedings. Lisa’s clients praise her compassionate and strategic approach to files, which often involve complex family relationships and dynamics. Lisa is actively engaged in the Estates and Trusts Bar. She is a former member of the Ontario Bar Association Executive, Estates and Trusts Section (2016–2019) and acted as its Newsletter Editor in 2018–2019 She is a frequent speaker at estates and trusts programming, including programs put on by the Ontario Bar Association and the Law Society of Ontario. Originally from Montréal, Lisa is proud to be fluently bilingual and trained in both common law and civil law. Lisa has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada (Trusts and Estates).
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