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Looking for an Experienced Lawyer in Brantford?

Stebbing Butcher PC has a team of highly experienced and efficient lawyers to help you in estate planning, estate administration and more.

Jennifer Stebbing

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Jennifer Stebbing

Certified Specialist in Estates and Trusts

The owner of Stebbing Butcher PC, Jennifer Stebbing, is a Certified Specialist in Estates and Trusts Law. She is one of fewer than 35 lawyers in Ontario to hold this Law Society of Ontario designation and the only one in Brantford and surrounding areas. No other lawyer in Ontario holds this specialist designation combined with three law degrees (LL.B. from Ottawa, J.D. from MSU and LL.M. (Tax) Osgoode), and the TEP, CPCA, and EPC designations. She also holds a B.A. from Windsor in International Relations.


Jennifer’s experience and education are unmatched, and she is uniquely qualified to help you with the simplest to the most complex estate planning and administration issues in Brantford. 

Jennifer believes in taking time with her clients to fully understand their issues and how best to assist them. There is no substitute for a thorough discussion. Please connect with us to schedule a consultation.

Alan Butcher

Alan Butcher

Lawyer & Mediator

Alan’s practice areas include select litigation matters arising from the firm's main practice areas together with civil mediation services.


Alan practised commercial and civil litigation in Ontario for over 30 years, including 20 years with a large multinational law firm followed by 11 years as a sole practitioner. He was appointed to the Assessment Review Board (Ontario) in March of 2018 for a 2-year term, in which role he conducted settlement conferences and hearings for often complex property valuation disputes. He was also provided with extensive up-to-date training in alternative dispute resolution. Alan now brings this training and experience in the techniques of both in-person and virtual multi-party mediation to his private mediation practice. With respect to Estates matters, mediation services are provided collaboratively with Jennifer.


Our staff includes clerks who bring decades of legal experience to our office, specifically in the areas of wills, estates and trusts, real estate and corporate work. Our high standards of legal service are reflected in the prompt and personal attention we provide to clients. We also use the most up-to-date technology and can help our clients in person or virtually.

Professional Affiliations

The law society of Ontario, the Brantford Law Association, the Hamilton Law Association, and the Brantford Chamber of Commerce.

Practice Areas

Stebbing Butcher provides clients a full range of estate planning and administration services, from the most simple to the most complex, as well as other intersecting areas of the law such as business succession, corporate/commercial work and real estate.

  • Estate planning: We can help create a plan to distribute your assets upon death. It involves organizing your financial affairs and ensuring that your loved ones are properly taken care of.

  • Estate administration: Our specialized team can help manage and distribute a deceased person's assets according to their will or the laws of intestacy.

  • Trustee - power of attorney services: A trustee is a person or entity appointed to manage assets held in trust. Power of attorney lets a person appoint someone else to make financial and legal decisions on their behalf if they cannot do so. We can help with the paperwork and advisory related to trustee and power of attorney issues.

  • Litigation assistance: Stebbing Butcher PC in Brantford provides specialized litigation assistance to ensure effective representation in court proceedings related to Estates and Trusts.

  • Real estate: we provide services for purchases, sales, mortgages, and refinances, as well as more specialized cases like survivorship applications, transmission applications, name changes, and private mortgages.

  • Corporate: We provide personalized service to small-business owners in their everyday business needs. We help clients incorporate, dissolve, and manage annual resolutions, and we also provide estate freeze services to those businesses looking to expand. Our experienced lawyers and staff adhere to the highest standards of excellence, ensuring our clients receive the utmost quality in legal services. We are proud members of the Brantford community, and are dedicated to helping businesses succeed.

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Stressed about Estate Administration?

At Stebbing Butcher PC, we can help you develop comprehensive estate plans, including trusts and wills.

Do You Need Help with Corporate Law?

Our lawyers are well-versed in business planning and execution and can help you with sound legal advice.

Are You Planning to Buy a House in Brantford?

It is best to take help from an experienced real estate lawyer to clear out any legal dispute related to the property.

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