Jolene O'Neill

Squamish Lawyer - Jolene O'Neill

Jolene practices primarily in the area of wills and estates, corporate/commercial and real estate.

Jolene's wills and estates practice is focused on all matters relating to estate planning and estate administration.  Jolene provides guidance to her clients to achieve their unique planning objectives and avoid common planning pitfalls.  She also helps executors fulfill their various duties and responsibilities when administering an estate for a deceased family member or friend.

In her corporate/commercial practice, Jolene tailors her advice to suit a company’s stage of development, whether emerging, early stage or established.  She advises on routine corporate and commercial matters such as business formation and maintenance, shareholder agreements, reorganizations, share asset and purchase agreements, non-disclosure and non-circumvention agreements, internet and website agreements, privacy regulations, customer contracts, service and acquisition agreements, letters of intent, liability waivers and memorandums of understandings.  She also has extensive experience advising new media projects.

Jolene has served her clients for over 10 years across the lower mainland of Vancouver at leading national law firms and as in-house corporate counsel.

Jolene grew up in cottage country in Ontario before completing a Honours BA in Business and Political Science from the University of Western Ontario.  She then obtained her law degree at the University of British Columbia.  Jolene was called to the bar in British Columbia in 2000.

When not at the office, Jolene can usually be found chasing her children up or down a mountain on various forms of gear.  Jolene is a certified yoga teacher and has spent extensive time in India and Bali developing her practice.  She is a member of the Canadian Bar Association.