James Travers, QC, awarded Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award
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 Stars for Life Foundation for Autism for more than 10 years and since 2006 he has been a director and secretary-treasurer of Fathers of Confederation Building Trust. In 2010, Jim was recognized by the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada for his commitment of more than 20 years to the organization and in 2012, he was the recipient of a Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal for contributing to his local community in Prince Edward Island.
The Best Lawyers™ in Canada 2020 has recognized 83 Stewart McKelvey lawyers as legal leaders, in more than 40 practice areas. Fifteen of these individuals have also been named “Lawyer of the Year”, a designation…Read More
Saint John associate Brent McCumber, P.Eng., has received a Certificate of Achievement for completing the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada In-Depth Tax Program. This three year program provides students with the most comprehensive, practical and…Read More
Halifax partner Mick Ryan, QC, was recently named Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada (“SDRCC”) Chair for a two-year term. The appointment was made by the Federal Minister for Sports and Mick is the first…Read More
We welcome Will Cann and Michael Carver, who have both recently joined our Charlottetown office as associates. Will’s practice focuses on general litigation, including criminal, insurance and public law, while Mike joins our team to…Read More
During the Atlantic Real Estate Forum this afternoon in Halifax, partner Lawrence Freeman, QC, will serve as the moderator on a panel providing an industrial and retail market update, specifically for port and waterfront cities.…Read More
We welcome associates Christa Korens and John Samms, to our Halifax and St. John’s office, respectively. Christa’s practice will focus on health law and insurance defence litigation, while John will help to solve disputes in…Read More