Queen's Elder Law Clinic

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Description
Means-based legal services for those who would otherwise have difficulty affording legal counsel. All of the work on QELC files is undertaken by student caseworkers, under supervision of a fully-licensed review counsel.

Assistance With Future Planning: Wills and Codicils
  • Powers of Attorney for Property and for Personal Care
Assistance With Court Applications:
  • Application for a Certificate of Appointment of Estate Trustee With or Without a Will
  • Guardianship Applications
  • Minor Estate inquiries

Legal Advice Regarding Issues Affecting Seniors:
  • Elder Abuse and Neglect
  • Elder Discrimination
  • Assisted Living and Long-Term-Care

Public Legal Education:
  • Can present a public legal education seminar to the community or professional group on issues related to aging
Eligibility
Elderly adults of limited financial means. * The legal issue must be suitable for a law student working under supervision.
Application Process
Call, email, drop in or visit the website for a copy of the Client Application Form.
Office
613-533-2102 * option 2
Fax
613-533-3110
Web Site
Visit Website
Email
qelc@queensu.ca
Languages
English
Contact
Blair Hicks, Review Counsel
Email: blair.hicks@queensu.ca
Fees
None
Documents Required
As per the application form
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario / Navigation communautaire de l’Est ontarien
Last Updated On
December 3, 2021
Address
LaSalle Mews; 303 Bagot St, 5th Flr
Kingston, ON, K7K 5W7
Cross street: Bagot St and Princess St; Queen's Campus
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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Frontenac Islands
  • Kingston
  • Lennox and Addington County
  • South Frontenac