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Halifax Partner Lawrence Freeman, K.C., receives honorary degree from Saint Mary’s University

May 17, 2024

We congratulate Lawrence Freeman, K.C., on receiving an honorary degree from Saint Mary’s University at their annual Convocation today in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the legal profession, community and public service. Lawrence joined the Saint Mary’s University Board of Governors in 2008 and served as the board Chair from 2019-2022. 

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Three partners speaking at Human Rights & Labour Law conference

May 8, 2015

Peter McLellan, QC, Stephen Penney and Rebecca Saturley will be participating in the upcoming Lancaster House Human Rights and Labour Law conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Halifax partner Lisa Gallivan is on the conference advisory committee. In a pre-conference workshop, beginning at 9:00 a.m. AST Tuesday, May 12, Halifax partner Peter McLellan, QC, will be co-presenting the session, Mastering Mediation and Interest Arbitration: Preparing and…

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Charlottetown partner Tracey Clements, QC, speaking at Women in Business Symposium

May 8, 2015

Partner Tracey Clements, QC, will be a panelist at the upcoming Women in Business Symposium in Charlottetown, hosted by the Prince Edward Island Business Women’s Association. Tuesday, May 12 beginning at 10:15 a.m. AST, Tracey will join other business professionals on a panel to discuss pioneering women shattering the glass ceiling. During this session, each speaker will share…

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Mick Ryan, QC, appointed to Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada board of directors

May 6, 2015

Halifax partner Mick Ryan, QC, has been appointed as a board member of the Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada (“SDRCC”) for a three year term. Nominated by the Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), Mick joins 11 other individuals on the board who reflect the cultural and regional diversity found in Canadian sports. This board assists…

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Richard Petrie keynote speaker at Fredericton Chamber of Commerce HR forum

April 30, 2015

Fredericton partner Richard Petrie has been chosen to be the keynote speaker at an upcoming HR forum presented by the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce and the Human Resources Association of New Brunswick. The Top 5 Human Resources Related Risks You Need to Know About, will be taking place Tuesday, May 5, from 7:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. AST.…

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St. John’s partner Twila Reid speaking at advanced skills training workshop

April 29, 2015

Twila Reid will be one of three speakers participating in the Lancaster House workshop, Investigating and Responding to Bullying and Harassment: Moving from a culture of fear to a culture of respect, Tuesday, May 5, beginning at 9:00 a.m. ADT. This session will use real-life situations involving harassment and bullying in the workplace to provide participants with…

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Colin Andrews joins Stewart McKelvey St. John’s

April 22, 2015

Stewart McKelvey welcomes new associate Colin Andrews to the St. John’s office. With a general corporate commercial practice, Colin assists his clients in the areas of commercial real estate, lending and secured transactions, asset-based lending, mergers and acquisitions and securities law. He has been involved in some of the largest mergers and acquisitions in Canada in recent…

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Halifax partner Sheree Conlon discussing future loss of income claims in online session

April 17, 2015

Beginning at 12:00 p.m. AST today, Sheree Conlon will be co-presenting the Canadian Bar Association Nova Scotia online continuing legal education (“CLE”), Future Loss of Income Claims. In addition to discussing common challenges in valuing loss of income claims, Sheree will discuss whether or not Canada Pension Plan (“CPP”) benefits are deductible from loss of income in tort…

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James Travers, QC, awarded Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award

April 14, 2015

Charlottetown partner James Travers, QC, has been awarded a Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award for his long-standing volunteer commitments and contributions. This award was created by the former Governor General Roméo LeBlanc in 1995 and recognizes individuals who volunteer their time to help others and to build a smart and caring nation. Jim has been involved with the…

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Lydia Bugden speaking at Women in Leadership conference

April 14, 2015

Nova Scotia regional managing partner Lydia Bugden will present a session at the Femmes de Carrière en Interaction – Career Women InteractionWomen in Leadership conference, Wednesday, April 15 in Halifax. Beginning at 9:40 a.m., Lydia’s presentation, Designing and implementing new initiatives, will review how to plan and prepare for full initiative implementation and acceptance within a professional place of…

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St. John’s partner Maureen Ryan presenting interactive lesson for Canadian Bar Association Skilled Lawyer Series V

April 10, 2015

As part of the Canadian Bar Association Skilled Lawyer Series V Corporate Drafting for Lawyers, Maureen Ryan will be co-presenting the online module Drafting Key Provisions of the Asset Purchase Agreement, starting at 12:00 p.m. EST, Tuesday, April 14. Maureen will review how to navigate the challenging terms of an asset purchase and sale agreement, as well as outline…

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