Daniel MacKenzie


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




Language(s) spoken: English

Bar Admission(s): Nova Scotia, 2015

Legal Assistant(s): Sheryl Drysdale

In litigation, clients need to understand their risk exposure as early as possible. Daniel works with businesses and individuals to find an effective strategy for their legal issues. Providing his clients with a detail-oriented, cost-effective solution, Daniel is a trusted advocate who always puts his clients’ interests first. Daniel makes it a priority to present his clients with all of their options at the earliest available opportunity and works collaboratively with his clients and colleagues to find effective and efficient solutions.

Education & Career


University of New Brunswick Faculty of Law, JD, 2014
Saint Mary’s University, BA (Magna Cum Laude), 2010


Member, Canadian Bar Association
Legal Policy Team, SHOUT Canada, 2014 – present
Intern, Ministry of Justice, Rwanda, 2013
Head basketball coach, A.B.A. Celtics, 2007 – 2010


University of New Brunswick Dean’s List
Blake’s Scholar Award – Blake, Cassels & Graydon
A. Frederick Richard Scholarship
Law Foundation of Nova Scotia Scholarship


Co-author, Sobering Thoughts – A Guide to Hosting Events with Alcohol