James Gamblin

Articled Clerk

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

+1.902.444.8803

+1.902.420.1417

jgamblin@stewartmckelvey.com

Language(s) spoken: English

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

Dalhousie University Schulich School of Law, JD, 2019
Concordia University, MA Public Policy and Public Administration, 2015
Mount Allison University, BA (Honours), 2012

Activities

Editor-in-Chief, Dalhousie Journal of Legal Studies, 2018 – 2019
Managing Editor, Dalhousie Journal of Legal Studies, 2017 – 2018
Upper year buddy, Schulich School of Law, 2017 – 2019
Peer educator, Indigenous, Black and Mi’kmaq Initiative, 2017 – 2018
Peer mentor, Schulich School of Law Academic Success Program, 2017 – 2019

Accolades

Schulich Scholarship in Law
The Honourable Angus L. MacDonald Prize in Tort Law.
Clifford Rae Achievement Award
John L. Harris Q.C. Memorial Scholarship
Milton & Carole Ehrlich Prize in Law of the Sea Subjects