Kate Jurgens

Articled Clerk

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

+1.902.444.8804

+1.902.420.1417

kjurgens@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

University of New Brunswick, JD, 2019
Dalhousie University, BA, 2016

Activities

Student volunteer, University of New Brunswick Student Legal Information Centre, 2017 – 2018
Student volunteer, Fredericton Legal Advice Clinic, 2017 – 2018
Peer mentor, University of New Brunswick, 2017 – 2018
Volunteer, Pro Bono Students Canada, 2016 – 2017
Moot coach, University of New Brunswick, 2017 – 2018
Member, Big Brothers Big Sisters Dalhousie, 2014 – 2016
Member, Dal Action, 2013 – 2015
Peer “Buddy”, Best Buddies Dalhousie, 2013 – 2014

Accolades

New Brunswick Law Foundation Scholarship
Amicus Law and Mediation Scholarship
Dean’s List
History In-Course Scholarship
Entrance Scholarship