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Irit Gertzbein, LL.B.

Trust and Estate Manager

 Irit is responsible for providing estate and trust planning support to our high net worth clients. As part of the Wealth Planning Expertise Team, and in her capacity as estate and trust planning in-house counsel, Irit reviews the goals and needs of our high net worth clients. Irit has extensive experience in Will and trust interpretation, the preparation of Wills, powers of attorney and trusts and in assisting clients with the implementation of a variety of estate planning strategies emphasizing key factors such as family dynamics, tax and business considerations, and capacity and fiduciary issues. Before joining BMO Nesbitt Burns, Irit was employed by a major Toronto law firm. She is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, the Law Society of Upper Canada and the Statutory Review, Capacity Law Working Group sub-committees of the Ontario Bar Association and an assistant editor of the Ontario Bar Association’s Trusts and Estates Section newsletter Deadbeat.