Tammy J. Anklewicz

Tammy Anklewicz
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Tammy Anklewicz has been practicing in the fields of estates, trusts and charities law for over 20 years.  She advises clients in the estate and succession planning context drafting wills, trusts, powers of attorney and other related documents. 

Tammy also prepares domestic contracts and has a particular interest in  both incapacity and elder law. Tammy also assists her clients to give effect to their philanthropic intent, whether through creating private charitable foundations or structuring gifts to existing charities.

In the trust and estate administration areas, Tammy advises executors and trustees in matters ranging from applications for certificates of appointment, fiduciary obligations, passings of accounts and contested trust and estate matters.

Tammy is active in the Estates and Trusts bar and is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), the Canadian Tax Foundation and Estate Planning Council, Toronto.  She has been recognized, as well, as the 2013 recipient of the Professional Advisory Committee Award of Excellence by the Jewish Foundation of Greater Toronto.

Education & Memberships


Called to Ontario Bar, 1989
Osgoode Hall Law School, J.D., 1987
University of Toronto, B.Sc., 1984


Canadian Tax Foundation, Member
Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
Estate Planning Council, Toronto
International Association of Jewish Lawyers
Law Society of Ontario
Ontario Bar Association
Canadian Bar Association

Awards and Recognition

The Best Lawyers™ in Canada

Trusts and Estates Law

Recipient of the 2013 PAC Award of Excellence, Jewish Foundation of Greater Toronto

Professional & Community Involvement

Jewish Foundation of Greater Toronto's Professional Advisory Committee (PAC)

Past President and Current Member

Mount Sinai Hospital Foundation of Toronto, Governor
Israel Cancer Research Fund, Toronto, Director and Executive Committee Member

Speaking Engagements & Publications

Na'amat Canada Triennial Convention

Keynote, July 2017

"Framing a Legacy: Cultivating an Art Collection and Planning for Future Generations"

Speaker, October 2016

It’s a Matter of Trust! The Changing Landscape of Trust Planning”

Jewish Foundation PAC Seminar, November 2014

Incapacity Planning, Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy

Guest Lecturer 2011-2013

Taxation of Trusts and Estates, Faculty of Law at Queen's University

Guest Lecturer 2009-2011