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Leigh-Ellen Dunstan


Suite 1000, Brunswick House
44 Chipman Hill
Saint John, N.B.
E2L 2A9



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Language(s) spoken: English

Bar Admission(s): New Brunswick, 2021 (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


University of New Brunswick, JD, 2020
University of New Brunswick, B.Ed., 2006
Queen’s University, MA, 2003
Acadia University, BA, 2002


New Brunswick Court of Appeal Judicial Internship, 2020
Summer Student, Stewart McKelvey Saint John, 2019
Research assistant, University of New Brunswick Law, 2018 – 2019
Associate editor, University of New Brunswick Law Journal, 2018 – 2019
Team member, The Wilson Moot, 2018 – 2019


Blake Lynch Prize in Criminal Law & Evidence
A. Frederick Richard Scholarship
George McAllister Prize in Torts
Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP Prize in Advocacy
William Henry Harrison Moot Court Prize
UNB Hon Charles A Hughes & Edith B. Hughes Scholarship

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