Jillian is originally from Nepean and graduated from Carleton University with a Highest Honours B.A. in 2007. Jillian studied law at Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto, receiving her J.D. degree in 2010. While at Osgoode Hall, Jillian was a member of the law school’s Mediation Advocacy Team, which won the Canadian National Mediation Advocacy Competition in 2009. The team went on to place third at the International Chamber of Commerce Mediation Advocacy Competition in Paris, France in 2010.

After completing her articling at a large Ottawa law firm, she moved abroad to perform volunteer work for two years. Upon her return to Ottawa, Jillian joined Anders, Young, Strong & Jonah in 2013.

As a sole practitioner, Jillian currently practices in the areas of:

  • Wills & Estates,
  • Real Estate,
  • Guardianship Matters,
  • Family Law,
  • Civil Litigation, and
  • Corporate Law.

Jillian is a member of the Carleton County Law Association and the Law Society of Ontario.