Brandon Gillespie

Associate

Suite 1100, Cabot Place
100 New Gower St.
St. John’s, N.L.
A1C 6K3

+1.709.570.8854

+1.709.722.4565

bgillespie@stewartmckelvey.com

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Language(s) spoken: English

Bar Admission(s): Newfoundland and Labrador, 2019

Legal Assistant(s): Joanne Taylor

With a primary focus on litigation, Brandon assists healthcare insurers, commercial insurers, large and small businesses and municipalities. He has worked on ATIPPA matters for a large post-secondary institution and has provided litigation support on files with thousands of documents involving public bodies and large institutions. Brandon has also been involved in a number of privacy and access files, to ensure his clients have a clear way forward on the path to success. In addition to his practice, Brandon is passionate about his involvement with the Canadian Cadet Movement and Canadian Armed Forces, where he helps to improve and inspire the leaders of tomorrow.

Education & Career

Education

Memorial University of Newfoundland, MBA candidate (expected graduation 2019)
University of New Brunswick, JD, 2018
Memorial University of Newfoundland, BA (honours), 2014

Activities

Officer, Canadian Armed Forces Reserves
Member, Canadian Bar Association
Participant, 2018 Wilson Moot Competition

Accolades

Terry Fox Humanitarian Award Scholarship
Memorial University of Newfoundland Endowment Fund Scholarship
E.B. Foran Memorial Scholarship
Canadian Hearing Society National Scholarship
Evelyn Roach Memorial Scholarship
Memorial University of Newfoundland, Faculty of Arts Dean’s List
Outstanding candidate, Basic Officer Training Course
Head of Department award, Greenwood Cadet Training Centre
The Spracklin Award for the highest mark in the Real Estate/Wills Examination of the 2018 Newfoundland and Labrador Bar Admission Course