Deborah Holmes

Deborah Holmes

Estates Law Clerk

Deborah Holmes
Contact Information

Deborah Holmes

Estates Law Clerk

T 416.865.6749

F 416.865.6636



Mohawk College (Law Clerk 1990)
Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario - Fellowship Program - 2013
Estates and Estate Accounting - (Honours Graduate)
Ongoing attendances at various seminars and conferences to update expertise
About Gardiner Roberts LLP

For over 100 years, Gardiner Roberts has combined the benefits of a full-service law firm with the dexterity of a mid-sized one. Our focused, cross-disciplinary, one-team approach and commitment to understand your business joins our relevant expertise, immediacy and dedication to providing client-centric, hands-on service. 100% Canadian and fully independent, we offer a level of overall efficiency and cost-effectiveness that larger firms can't touch. Resisting "cookie-cutter" law, Gardiner Roberts has built its name - one rewarding client relationship at a time.

Executive Summary

Deborah Holmes is an Estates Law Clerk and is part of the Estate Planning and Estate Administration practice group at Gardiner Roberts.  Deborah has extensive experience in the areas of estate planning for individuals, including preparation of Wills, Powers of Attorney for Property and Powers of Attorney for Personal Care;  as well as in the administration of Estates including, Applications for a Certificate of Appointment of Estate Trustee with or without a Will, and other related Applications;  with her primary focus being in the preparation of Estate and Trust Accounting (court format and informal accounting), preparation of documentation for the formal Passing of Accounts, and providing assistance to estate trustees in their duties.

In addition, Deborah has over 15 years’ experience in the field of Family Law.

  • Tax and Estate Planning
  • Family Law
Representative Work

Deborah joined Gardiner Roberts in 2013, bringing with her more than 25 years of experience and expertise in the area of Estate Planning and Estate Administration.

Professional Involvement
  • Fellowship Class Member of the Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario
Beyond the Office

Deborah is an avid recreational cyclist.