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Congratulations to the former Firm articled clerks who were called to their respective provincial bars yesterday. Eight will return to join our team as associates:
Jessica Habet joins our St. John’s team to help clients in both Spanish and English with various corporate immigration, labour and employment, civil litigation and trademark registration issues.
Our Halifax office welcomes: Nathan Gates (corporate/commercial; corporate restructuring and insolvency; tax), Katie Giacomantonio (mergers and acquisitions; corporate/commercial; business transactions); Nick Grant (litigation; corporate/commercial; intellectual property), Simon McCormick (corporate/commercial; real property; owner managed business), Brianne Rudderham (general litigation; insurance litigation; health law) and Justin Song (tax and corporate tax, mergers and acquisitions; business transactions).
Andrea Leclair Shefler, Charlottetown, will focus her practice on litigation, in both English and French.
Stewart McKelvey is proud to announce we have signed on to the Supplier Diversity Pilot Program, a groundbreaking initiative from the Canadian Aboriginal and Minority Supplier Council (CAMSC). We are pleased to join other industry…Read More
Halifax lawyer Madeleine Coats has become a certified Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP), following the completion of membership requirements for the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (“STEP”). STEP is a global professional body, with…Read More
Stewart McKelvey is pleased to announce that St. John’s Partner Maureen Ryan, K.C., has been elected to the board of the Employer’s Council of Newfoundland and Labrador. Maureen has over 30 years of experience in…Read More
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Allison Whelan, LL.M (Tax) as the new Managing Partner in our St. John’s office, effective January 1, 2024. Managing Partners play a significant leadership role in our local…Read More
Rod Zdebiak, Partner in our St. John’s office, has been appointed King’s Counsel. The announcement was made last week by The Honourable John Hogan K.C., Minister of Justice and Public Safety and Attorney General. This…Read More
Paul Kiley, Partner in our Charlottetown office, has been appointed King’s Counsel. The announcement was made last week by Deputy Premier, Minister of Justice and Public Safety, and Attorney General Bloyce Thompson. This prestigious honour…Read More
Honouring excellence in the field of tax law and litigation across Canada, Allison Whelan, Partner in our St. John’s office, is a 2023 recipient of the Lexpert® Rising Star: Leading Lawyer Under 40 award. Through her practice…Read More
In the ninth edition of Chambers Canada, 18 Stewart McKelvey lawyers from across the region have been listed as leaders in the legal industry. Individuals are ranked in this publication based on an independent assessment…Read More