B.A. First Class Honours, 2005
Mount Allison University
Alexandra Manthorpe practices in estate planning (Wills and Powers of Attorney), trust planning, estate administration, trust administration, and business succession planning.
Alexandra knows that practicing at O’Connor MacLeod Hanna LLP brings with it a sense of responsibility: Maintaining the respect and reputation that has been built over forty years, and building upon it in the decades to come.
Alexandra enjoys working with clients to help them prepare for the future in order to protect themselves and provide for their loved ones in the best manner possible. She also enjoys helping to guide clients through the process of being an executor or trustee. Clients appreciate her pro-active, compassionate and caring approach.
After achieving a B.A. (First Class Honours) at Mount Allison University in New Brunswick, Alexandra attended law school at Queen's University, where she was awarded two class prizes, including one for Wills and Estate Planning.
Outside of work, Alexandra is a busy mother of twins. She enjoys outdoor activities, including hiking and canoeing, and sports, including golf and ice hockey. Alexandra has lived in Europe and Asia, and loves travelling. A frequent visitor to art galleries and museums, a true passion is creative writing. Alexandra has also helped the Al Purdy A-Frame Association, a non-profit organization which has saved the poet Al Purdy’s home in Prince Edward County, Ontario and turned it into a writer’s retreat and place of inspiration for up-and-coming Canadian writers.