Angela M. Spanjers

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Biography

Angela is a Partner in the firm’s Estate and Wealth Advisory group. She joined the Estate and Wealth Advisory group after completing her articles with Richards Buell Sutton in 2007. Angela’s practice is primarily focused on personal estate planning, estate administration, planning for incapacity, trusts, corporate reorganizations and business succession planning.

Angela provides legal services through Angela M. Spanjers Law Corporation.

REPRESENTATIVE CLIENT WORK

Angela’s experience includes:

  • Implementing tailored personal estate plans using wills, trusts (including testamentary, family, alter ego, joint partner, insurance and disability trusts), joint ownership, powers of attorney, nominations of committee and/or representation agreements.
  • Assisting individuals and trust companies with estate and trust administration.
  • Acting as counsel for small businesses, family-run businesses, owner-managers and incorporated professionals to implement corporate reorganizations and business succession planning.
  • Advising individual and corporate clients on the formation and structuring of businesses, shareholders’ agreements and general corporate matters.

HONOURS AND AWARDS

In-Depth Tax Course, Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada, 2014-2015 Top 3 Year 3 Project Award

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Board of Trustees, YMCA of Greater Vancouver Foundation (June 2015 – present)