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.
Halifax partner Richard Niedermayer, TEP, will present at a Canadian Bar Association Nova Scotia branch Wills, Estates and Trusts and Charities and Not-for-Profit joint section meeting, tomorrow, April 24. Richard will review the trusts that…Read More
We are pleased to welcome the Honourable J. Michael MacDonald as Counsel following his retirement from a distinguished career on the Bench of Nova Scotia Courts including as the 22nd Chief Justice of Nova Scotia.…Read More
As announced earlier today by the Honourable David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, Moncton partner Charles LeBlond, QC, has been appointed to be a justice of the New Brunswick Court of…Read More
At a gala event last night in Toronto, Stewart McKelvey was named Firm of the Year – Atlantics by Benchmark Litigation Canada. This is the Firm’s sixth time receiving this distinction, which is based on…Read More