Jessica Habet

Associate

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

+1.709.570.8827

+1.709.722.4565

jhabet@stewartmckelvey.com

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Language(s) spoken: English, Spanish

Bar Admission(s): Newfoundland and Labrador, 2018

Legal Assistant(s): Renee Boyd

With the rapidly changing nature of technology, it can be challenging to know how to effectively navigate the legal landscape. Jessica develops a practice that uses the latest technologies to help lower client’s costs and assist in resolving matters quickly. She builds a relationship of trust and open communication with all of her clients, and makes herself available any time to address concerns. If a client matter involves a dispute, Jessica will help resolve it. If it is a new opportunity, she will help actualize it.

Education & Career

Education

Dalhousie University Schulich School of Law, JD, 2017
Memorial University, MA, 2015
Memorial University, BA, 2012
Caribbean Examination Council, Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Diploma, 2010
St. John’s College Junior College, Associate in Arts, 2010

Activities

Member, Canadian Bar Association
Community Outreach Executive, Canadian Association of Refugee Lawyers, Dalhousie Chapter
Organizer, Schulich School of Law’s IDEALaw 2016 Legal Conference
Member, Social Activist Law Student Association
Member, Dalhousie Feminist Legal Association
Member, Pro Bono Students Canada

Accolades

Fellowship, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Gunter Hartmann Scholarship
Honourable Gordon A. Winter, O.C. Scholarship