Jessica is an associate lawyer in Lindsay Kenney’s Vancouver office. Her primary areas of practice include estate and incapacity planning, estate administration, and corporate and commercial matters. Whether she is providing business or personal legal services, she believes in getting to know her clients and helping them find the most practical and effective solution for their individual needs.
In the area of estate and incapacity planning, Jessica regularly assists clients in the preparation of wills, powers of attorney, representation agreements, advance directives, trust documents, and various supporting documentation. With regard to estate administration, she provides well-considered advice and guidance to executors (or other personal representatives) to enable them to fulfill their legal duties. Jessica is a designated Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP), granted by the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.
For corporate and commercial matters, Jessica provides a broad spectrum of legal services including the creation of new business entities, the preparation of commercial contracts and leases, purchase and sale transactions, and corporate reorganizations.
Jessica’s previous experience provides a well-rounded perspective to any legal issue. Prior to joining LK Law in early 2015, Jessica worked as a general practitioner in a small, full-service law firm in downtown Vancouver and as a personal injury lawyer in the Tri-Cities area. Previous to that, she completed her articles in downtown Vancouver at a national firm known for its labour and employment law practice.
Called to the British Columbia Bar in 2011, Jessica holds a law degree from the University of Victoria and a Bachelor of Science in cell biology and genetics with a minor in Commerce from the University of British Columbia.
Although Jessica was born and raised in Vancouver, she is able to skillfully assist clients in Cantonese and Mandarin.
When not at the office, Jessica likes to spend her time gardening, trying out new recipes, entertaining family and friends, and creating a variety of crafts. She also enjoys playing ultimate Frisbee and practicing yoga.