Madeleine Coats

Articled Clerk

Suite 900, Purdy’s Wharf Tower One
1959 Upper Water St.
Halifax, N.S.
B3J 3N2

+1.902.444.8801

+1.902.420.1417

mcoats@stewartmckelvey.com

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Language(s) spoken: English, French

Bar Admission(s): Nova Scotia, 2020 (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, 2019
Mount Allison University, BA (Honours), 2016

Activities

Volunteer, The Wills Project – Pro Bono Students Canada, University of New Brunswick, 2017 – present
Volunteer, University of New Brunswick Student Legal Information Centre, 2017 – present
Peer mentor, University of New Brunswick, Faculty of Law, 2017
Volunteer member, Mount Allison University Right to Play, 2014 – 2016
Writer, Ludlow de Jure, 2017 – present
Co-president, Mount Allison University International Relations/Political Science Society, 2013 – 2016

Accolades

Mount Allison University Entrance Scholarship
Nova Scotia Teachers’ Union Scholarship
Mount Allison University Athletics Bursary, Women’s Volleyball