Ontario Bar Association
Canadian Bar Association
Law Society of Ontario
Education and Year of Call
Called to the Bar of Ontario, 2011
J.D., Osgoode Hall Law School, 2010
M.S. (Politics II), London School of Economics
M.A. (French), Middlebury College and Université de Paris X – Nanterre
B.A. (French Language and Literature), University of Western Ontario – Huron College
Sylvia is active in the community, sitting on the board of her local residents’ association and serving as its Treasurer since 2016. She is also a member of a charitable giving circle of women who combine donations to maximize their collective impact on grassroots charitable organizations. Sylvia was previously a member of the Curator’s Circle Committee of the Art Gallery of Ontario.
About Sylvia Schumacher
Sylvia’s practice is focused on estate and incapacity planning, and estate administration for individuals, families and business owners. She provides advice on Will and Trust planning, Powers of Attorney for Property and for Personal Care, and advice to Executors, Trustees, and Beneficiaries in Estate Administration matters.
Sylvia brings her business experience to bear on her legal practice, providing timely, practical and compassionate advice using plain language.