Stewart McKelvey congratulates Scott MacKenzie, QC on his appointment as chair and chief executive officer of the Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission effective April 21, 2014.
Scott's career with the firm is characterized by exemplary professional achievement. Scott has been recognized as a leading lawyer by Lexpert and Best Lawyers in Canada in the areas of corporate/commercial law, banking and finance, real estate development and land use planning and infrastructure project law.
Scott has always taken a keen interest in community service. He was president of both the Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce and Downtown Charlottetown Inc. and is secretary to the Charlottetown Airport Authority Inc. He has lectured at the Schools of Business of both UPEI and Holland College. Scott chaired a number of committees of the Law Society of PEI, served as a member the local and national executives of the Canadian Bar Association, was a Director and Member of management board of the Canadian Bar Insurance Association and he was the national president of the Canadian Bar Young Lawyers.
A highly respected member of the legal profession and partner with the firm, Scott will be missed by all who have had the pleasure to work with him.