Meaghan McCaw

Associate

"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."
- Winston S. Churchill

creative problem solver

When clients need legal advice, Meaghan knows that they are oftentimes looking for cost-effective services that place a high value on early resolutions to their issues. She thoroughly plans and prepares for every situation and always strives to provide the highest quality product at a reasonable price. Drawing from her musical training, Meaghan focuses on creatively solving problems and takes a strategic, practical approach to the task at hand.

representative matters

In the past, Meaghan has:

  • Appeared as co-chair before the Ontario Court of Appeal to uphold summary judgment motions
  • Assisted with $20 million dollar construction lien litigation, including disclosure review, legal research and preparing mediation materials
  • Planned and prepared litigation, including drafting documents and conducting discoveries, for leading insurance companies
  • Assisted with litigation planning for municipalities for Ontario Municipal Board hearings

areas of practice

  • Insurance
  • Construction
  • Municipal
  • Litigation

BAR ADMISSION(S)

Newfoundland and Labrador, 2015
Ontario, 2014

LAW SOCIETY(IES)

Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador
Law Society of Upper Canada

EDUCATION

University of New Brunswick, J.D., 2013
Memorial University, Bachelor of Music (Hons), 2009

awards

Lord Beaverbrook Scholarship in Law
University of New Brunswick Deans' List
Finalist for Rhodes Scholarship

ACTIVITIES

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Chair, Young Lawyers, Canadian Bar Association - Newfoundland and Labrador, 2015-2016

LANGUAGE(S)

English

Suite 1100, Cabot Place
100 New Gower Street
St. John's, NL, Canada
A1C 6K3

P 709.570.8837
F 709.722.4565

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LEGAL ASSISTANT(S)

Kim Cousins

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