Jennifer MacPherson

Partner

65 Grafton St.
Charlottetown, P.E.
C1A 1K8

+1.902.629.4565

+1.902.566.5283

jmacpherson@stewartmckelvey.com

Language(s) spoken: English

Bar Admission(s): Prince Edward Island, 2002

Legal Assistant(s): Carol Ann Matheson

Providing legal services through a professional corporation.

Working with individuals, businesses, insurers and professional protective associations, Jennifer has helped her clients navigate complex and multi-party claims and settlement negotiations through litigation and mediation. She works hard to protect her clients and help them avoid and minimize claims and payouts. Jennifer understands that the law is only one aspect of the issues that face clients, and that pragmatic, strategic advice and solutions are needed.

Education & Career

Education

University of New Brunswick, LL.B., 2001
University of Prince Edward Island, B.Sc., 1998

Activities

Member, Canadian Bar Association
Board member, Winsloe Charlottetown Royals FC Soccer Association, 2018 to present
President, Law Society of Prince Edward Island, 2017 to present
Stewart McKelvey Associate Evaluation & Compensation Committee, 2013 to 2017
Member, Council of the Law Society of PEI, 2013 to present
Chair, Joint Canadian Bar Association and Law Society of Prince Edward Island Continuing Legal Education Committee, 2012 to 2017
Member, Joint Canadian Bar Association and Law Society of Prince Edward Island Continuing Legal Education Committee, 2007 to 2017
Chair, PEI Branch of the Canadian Bar Association Women Lawyers Forum, 2011 to 2014
President, Prince Edward Island Branch, Canadian Bar Association, 2009 to 2010
Member, Executive, Prince Edward Island Branch, Canadian Bar Association, 2005 to 2011
Member, National Board of Directors, Canadian Bar Association, 2008 to 2010
Member, Scholarship Committee, Law Society of Prince Edward Island, 2007 to 2013
Member, Canadian Defence Lawyers
Board member, Charlottetown Discovery Centre Inc., 2010 to 2013
Provincial 4-H Leader
Soccer coach

Accolades

Spirit of Stewart McKelvey award, 2016
Outstanding Canadian Bar Association Volunteer, 2018