Michael Carver

Articled Clerk

65 Grafton St.
Charlottetown, P.E.
C1A 1K8

+1.902.629.4546

+1.902.566.5283

mcarver@stewartmckelvey.com

Language(s) spoken: English

Bar Admission(s): Prince Edward Island, 2019 (expected)

Stewart McKelvey’s articled clerks – many of whom are also musicians, adventure travelers, athletes and more – play an active role in client meetings, closings, mediations, administrative hearings, examinations for discovery, trials and more and are encouraged to pursue their diverse personal and community interests outside of the Firm. The Firm’s rigorous professional development program provides clerks with the breadth and depth of experience needed to build a career in litigation, advocacy or business law and is supported by the Firm’s formal and informal mentorship opportunities.

Education & Career

Education

University of New Brunswick, JD, 2018
Bond University Australia, JD, 2015 – 2016
University of New Brunswick, BEd, 2011 (1st Division Standing)
University of Prince Edward Island, BA, 2009
Universite Sainte-Anne, entry French Immersion program, 2009

Activities

Involvement in the arts
Rock Recording Album of the Year, Music PEI Award, 2013
Alternative Rock Recording Album of the Year, Music PEI Award, 2011
National Art Gallery featured artist – Confederation Art Gallery, Charlottetown PEI, 2011

Moots
Trial Practice Moot, University of New Brunswick, 2018
Canadian National Negotiation Competition, Saskatoon representing University of New Brunswick, 2018
Negotiations Moot, University of New Brunswick, 2018
Acting moot judge for Ludlow 1L year moots, University of New Brunswick, 2017 – 2018
Acting moot judge for St. Thomas University Human Rights Course, University of New Brunswick, 2016
Australian corporate litigation moot, Bond University, 2016
Mock client mediation, Bond University, 2016
Mock client interview corporate law competition, Bond University, 2016
Australian criminal sentencing moot, Bond University, 2015
Australian criminal trial moot, Bond University, 2015
Canadian Aboriginal law debate, Bond University, 2015
Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms moot, Bond University, 2015

Sports
Running: Completed three half and 10km marathons
Law basketball team, University of New Brunswick, 2017
Law hockey team, University of New Brunswick, 2016 – 2017
Law basketball team, Bond University, 2015 – 2016
Assistant varsity basketball coach, Sussex Regional High, 2011

Volunteering
East Coast Music volunteer stage manager, 2017
Halifax Pop Explosion volunteer stage manager, 2016
Volunteer, Charlottetown Boys & Girls Club fundraiser, 2015
Volunteer, QEH Hospital fundraiser, 2014
Volunteer, PEI Heart & Stroke fundraiser, 2014
Student council, University of Prince Edward Island, 2008 – 2009
Student newspaper writer, University of Prince Edward Island, 2008 – 2009
Volunteer youth leader, First Baptist Church, 2003 – 2008