F. Litigation Services

  1. Passings of Accounts:

    Where no attendance is required at a hearing for the passing of accounts, costs in accordance with Tariff C of the Rules of Civil Procedure, payable by the estate, trust or incapable person;

    Where the passing of accounts is contested, or where the costs exceed the amount allowed under Tariff C, solicitor- client costs at the hourly rate of legal counsel and staff providing the service, payable by the estate, trust or incapable person.

  2. For all other litigious matters, including but not limited to applications under the Substitute Decisions Act, family law, estate litigation or other civil litigation:

    At the hourly rate of legal counsel and staff providing the service, payable by the opposing party, where possible, or, in the alternative, by the client or estate.

  3. For litigation services rendered to clients for whom the Public Guardian and Trustee acts as litigation guardian or legal representative under any rule of Court or by court Order:

    At the hourly rate of legal counsel or staff providing the service, payable by the opposing party, where possible, or, in the alternative, by the client or estate.