think: changing the narrative
At Stewart McKelvey we value diversity and inclusion, and are committed to providing a workplace that fosters a culture of awareness, appreciation and respect. Part of this commitment includes our Firmwide Women’s Initiative – a branch of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee, chaired by Charlottetown partner Jennifer MacPherson.
Jennifer leads a team dedicated to supporting our women lawyers in achieving their career goals, including the advancement to partnership, the development of leadership skills, and the enhancement of both client and mentor relationships. The Women’s Initiative also provides educational programs and thought leadership focused on these objectives.
Saint John lawyers Christopher Marr, TEP and Lauren Henderson have completed The Osgoode Certificate in Pension Law, a program designed to provide a comprehensive overview of key pension issues across the country. Over the course…Read More
We would like to congratulate Rebecca Saturley, Managing Partner in our Halifax office, on becoming a Fellow of the College of Labor & Employment Lawyers. Rebecca is the first female to be elected into the…Read More
We would like to congratulate our Charlottetown Articled Clerks on being admitted to the Prince Edward Island Bar. Graeme Stetson was admitted on May 22; Jacob Zelman was admitted on June 5, and Charlotte Jenkins…Read More
We are pleased to announce that our Moncton, Saint John and Fredericton Articled Clerks were admitted to the New Brunswick Bar yesterday: Evan MacKnight (Fredericton office) Kathleen Nash (Fredericton office) Marie-Pier Cyr (Moncton office) Robert…Read More
We would like to congratulate our Charlottetown office Articled Clerk, Curtis Doyle, on being selected as a law clerk for the Supreme Court of Canada. In the summer of 2021, Curtis will be heading to…Read More
We would like to congratulate our Halifax office articled clerks on being called to the Nova Scotia bar this past Friday during a virtual ceremony: James Gamblin David Slipp Madeleine Coats Selby Evans Katharine Mack…Read More
We are pleased to announce that Colin Piercey, Partner in the Halifax office, is now a Fellow of the Canadian College of Construction Lawyers. In a virtual ceremony held on May 30, 2020, outgoing President,…Read More
The 2020 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory has listed 78 Firm lawyers as top legal talent in Canada. Lexpert determines its national listing through an annual peer survey across a variety of practice areas, including banking and…Read More
We are pleased to congratulate Candace Thomas, QC, on her appointment to the Province of Nova Scotia’s new Deputy Minister of Justice. Candace will also serve as Deputy Minister of the new Office of Social…Read More