Tiffany A. Franklin TEP


Tiffany A. Franklin TEP
Practice Focus
  • Estate Litigation
  • Wills, Estates, & Trusts
  • Guardianship & Trusteeship
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Trust & Estate Practitioner, STEP (2023)
  • Bachelor of Laws, University of Victoria (2002)
  • Bachelor of Commerce with Distinction, University of Alberta (1999)
  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Lethbridge Bar Association
  • Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners


Tiffany is an experienced estate litigator. She provides a unique and knowledgeable approach to estate issues, working with executors, beneficiaries, and other family members to resolve disputes. Tiffany assists her clients with contested probate applications, challenges to wills, relief and support claims, accounting and compensation issues. Tiffany also provides estate planning advice to minimize the risk of estate issues arising in the future.

In addition to her estate litigation practice, Tiffany represents clients in contested and uncontested Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship applications. She also assists individuals and corporations concerning shareholder disputes, oppression claims, mandatory buy/sell arrangements, and accounting and financial issues.
Throughout her career, Tiffany has guided numerous clients through the negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and trial processes. Her litigation experience includes representing clients before the Court of Appeal of Alberta, the Court of King’s Bench of Alberta, and the Provincial Court of Alberta. Tiffany has also assisted with matters brought before the Supreme Court of Canada.

Before moving home to Lethbridge, Tiffany practiced law for 15 years with leading firms in Calgary. Now, she is excited to have the opportunity to bring her expertise in estate litigation to Southern Alberta. She is also happy to give back to Southern Alberta, volunteering as a soccer coach and assisting with basketball training camps in her local community.
Tiffany enjoys waterskiing, gardening, and organizing when not busy working or volunteering.

Tiffany works from the Chancery Court office in downtown Lethbridge.