Caroline G.S. Kiva

Caroline G.S. Kiva
Caroline’s practice focuses on estate and succession planning. Through her practice, she assists clients with creating a legacy by preserving family assets and creating estate plans that provide for the smooth transition of wealth among various generations in a tax effective manner.

Caroline G.S. Kiva

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Caroline’s practice focuses on estate and succession planning.  Through her practice, she assists clients with creating a legacy by preserving family assets and creating estate plans that provide for the smooth transition of wealth among various generations in a tax effective manner.

She also assists families with trust planning, estate administration and the transfer of assets to beneficiaries.

Caroline frequently presents to investment advisors, bankers, fellow-lawyers and various groups on estate and wealth management planning.


Education:

Canadian Securities Institute, Canadian Securities Course, Certificate, 2000

LL.B., University of Manitoba, 1999

B.A., University of Winnipeg, 1995

Call to the Bar:

Ontario, 2016

Saskatchewan, 2005

Manitoba, 2000

Achievements:

  • Canadian Bar Association - Manitoba Bar Association Wills & Estates law section, 2015 Section Activity Award

Other Speaking Engagements:

  • Manitoba Bar Association, Presenter, Mid-Winter Conference, "Protecting Clients Making Major Gifts", January 2016
  • Law Society of Manitoba, Presenter, Continuing Professional Development, "Wills That Work: Practical & Proficient Drafting", February, 2015
  • Manitoba Bar Association, Presenter, Mid-Winter Conference, "Trustees' Powers", January 2013
  • Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners, Presenter, "Case Studies in Personal Estate Planning", February 2011

Community Involvements:

  • St. Boniface Hospital Foundation, Board of Directors, 2012 - Current
  • Jewish Foundation of Manitoba, Member, Investments Committee, Current
  • Winnipeg Rowing Club, Board Representative, Recreational Group, 2015 – 2016
  • Jewish Foundation of Manitoba, Member, Grants Committee, 2014 – 2015
  • The Winnipeg Foundation, Volunteer Presenter, Wills Week, 2010 – Current
  • Jewish Foundation of Manitoba, Event Chair, Professional Advisory Committee, Family Business: Achieving Success in Succession, June, 2013
  • The Winnipeg Foundation, Member, Allied Professional Advisory Group, 2011 – 2012
  • St. Boniface Hospital Foundation, Member, Major Gifts Committee, 2010 – 2012

Caroline G.S. Kiva is a member of the following...

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  • Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners Logo
  • Law Society of Manitoba Logo
  • Law Society of Upper Canada Logo
  • Law Society of Saskatchewan Logo