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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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Five lawyers speaking at The Canadian Bar Association New Brunswick branch Mid-Winter Meeting

February 5, 2015

Partners Robert Dysart, Sacha Morisset and Richard Petrie, along with associates Tanya Butler, TEP and Erin Hardy, will be speaking at The Canadian Bar Association New Brunswick branch Mid-Winter Meeting, Thursday, February 5 – Saturday, February 7, in Fredericton, New Brunswick. Moncton partner Robert Dysart and Halifax associate Tanya Butler, TEP will be speaking at various education sessions, beginning at 9:00 a.m. Friday…

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Fredericton associate Lana MacLellan speaking at national Canadian Pension & Benefits Institute webinar

January 28, 2015

Associate Lana MacLellan will be outlining changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program during a Canadian Pension & Benefits Institute national webinar, Thursday, January 29. The Temporary Foreign Worker Program was a large topic of discussion in 2014 and recent changes to it continue to limit an employer’s ability to hire temporary foreign workers. Lana will review the…

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Partner Richard Niedermayer, TEP, speaking at seminar for Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nova Scotia

January 27, 2015

Halifax partner Richard Niedermayer, TEP, will be presenting a seminar for the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nova Scotia, Wednesday, January 28. Entitled “Estate and Probate Planning – Using Trusts Tax Efficiently”, Richard’s seminar will review trusts, estate planning and the recent changes to the taxation of testamentary trusts and discuss the important issues surrounding these topics…

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Three lawyers admitted to the partnership

January 23, 2015

We congratulate Scott Campbell, Paul Saunders and Tauna Staniland on their admission to the partnership, effective January 1, 2015. Scott Campbell Called to the Nova Scotia bar in 2008, Halifax lawyer Scott Campbell strives to gain a clear understanding of his clients needs in order to develop a sophisticated, yet practical plan for their situation.…

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Partner Gary Demeulenaere included in panel session on best practices for your business

January 19, 2015

Charlottetown partner Gary Demeulenaere will be speaking on a panel, Tuesday, January 20, at the session “Best Practices for your Business: Receivable, Credit, and Collections.” Gary will be joined by Blair Corkum from Corkum Financial and Krista Walsh from KC Collect to discuss effective ways to manage accounts receivables and reduce the time spent on collections.

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Partner Nancy Rubin, QC, speaking at Canada’s student journalism conference – Nash 77

January 14, 2015

Halifax-based partner Nancy Rubin, QC, is speaking at Nash 77 – Canada’s student journalism conference in Ottawa on Thursday, January 15. For her Thursday afternoon session, “How to Write the Story Without Getting Sued” Nancy will focus on the defences to defamation claims available to the media and provide top 10 tips. Nancy’s evening keynote…

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Ottawa-based partner John MacDonell returns to government

January 12, 2015

John MacDonell will take a one year leave of absence from the firm to assume the role of Chief of Staff to the Honourable Erin O’Toole, federal Minister of Veteran Affairs, commencing January 21. John has known Minister O’Toole for almost 20 years. It is the combination of the caliber of this minister and their…

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