Who We Are

: Corporate Social Responsibility

For the last 25 years, Stewart McKelvey has helped local, national and international clients improve the prosperity of the region and the experience of living in Atlantic Canada through it's commitment to client service.

As a firm, Stewart McKelvey is driven by a single objective - to achieve the best results for its clients. The firm's commitment to Service First defines its standard of excellence and is guided by the promise to:

  • Understand clients' business and objectives;
  • Provide value through creative and timely service; and
  • Maintain effective communication.


Stewart McKelvey is committed to the community and contributes to the charities and organizations that help to make Atlantic Canada a better place to live. In fact, Stewart McKelvey was recently named the first Atlantic Canadian law firm to win the Legal Marketing Association's Your Honour Award for its support of the not-for-profit sector.

Stewart McKelvey's commitment to community and social responsibility is defined by four pillars:

  • Community investment, providing ongoing fundraising and human resource support;
  • Pro-bono, offering small-businesses free legal advice to support their growth;
  • Sustainability, reducing the firm's environmental footprint; and
  • Diversity and inclusion, promoting diversity and inclusion in recruitment, retention and advancement within the firm and within the legal profession.
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