Paul Kiley

Managing Partner, Charlottetown

Timely, common sense advice.

As a leading corporate lawyer, Paul’s clients come to him with many issues, including succession planning, documenting business arrangements and the buying and selling of businesses. Paul works with his clients to make sure their issues are handled effectively and provides timely advice that his clients understand.

Representative matters

Paul’s clients seek him out for his many years of experience. His clients include banks, alternative lenders, business owners, property developers and technology and bioscience companies. Some of the ways Paul has helped his clients are by:
  • Acting for a commercial property developer in connection with the construction and development of an 80-room hotel.
  • Acting for an insurance company in connection with the financing of a significant wind farm development.
  • Acting for a growing technology company in connection with a private placement of its securities.
  • Acting for a P.E.I.-based bioscience company in connection with the sale of its diagnostic division to a multinational pharmaceutical company.

Areas of practice:

  • Corporate/Commercial
  • Owner Managed Business
  • Property and Real Estate Development
  • Financial Services
  • Securities/Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Restructuring and Insolvency
  • Estate Planning & Litigation
  • Property Development (Real Estate; Land Use Planning/Municipal)
  • Mergers & Acquisitions


Prince Edward Island, 1999


Law Society of Prince Edward Island


University of New Brunswick, LL.B., 1998
University of Prince Edward Island, B.B.A., 1995


  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Managing partner, Charlottetown, Stewart McKelvey, 2018-present
  • Member, Marketing Committee, Stewart McKelvey, 2007-2010
  • Past-President, Prince Edward Island Branch, Canadian Bar Association
  • Director, Murchison Foundation, 2010-present
  • Chairman, Law Foundation of Prince Edward Island, 2004-2016
  • Director, Hospice Palliative Care Association of Prince Edward Island, 2000-2008




  • Best Lawyers 2019 Banking and Finance Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Charlottetown
  • Best Lawyers 2018 Corporate Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Charlottetown
  • Best Lawyers 2017 Banking and Finance Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Charlottetown
  • Best Lawyers 2016 Corporate Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Charlottetown
  • Best Lawyers, Banking and Finance Law, 2012-2019
  • Best Lawyers, Corporate Law,  2008-2019

65 Grafton Street
P.O. Box 2140
Charlottetown, PE, Canada
C1A 8B9

P 902.629.4536
F 902.566.5283

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