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

President, Law Society of Prince Edward Island, 2017 – 2018
Member, Council of the Law Society of PEI, 2013 – present
Member, Scholarship Committee, Law Society of Prince Edward Island, 2007 – 2013
Chair, Joint Canadian Bar Association and Law Society of Prince Edward Island Continuing Legal Education Committee, 2012 – 2017 (member, 2007 – 2017)
President, Prince Edward Island Branch, Canadian Bar Association, 2009 – 2010
Member, National Board of Directors, Canadian Bar Association, 2008 – 2010
Member, Executive, Prince Edward Island Branch, Canadian Bar Association, 2005 – 2011
Chair, PEI Branch of the Canadian Bar Association Women Lawyers Forum, 2011 – 2014
Member, Canadian Bar Association
Stewart McKelvey Associate Evaluation & Compensation Committee, 2013 – 2017
Member, Canadian Defence Lawyers
Board member, Charlottetown Discovery Centre Inc., 2010 – 2013
Board member, Winsloe Charlottetown Royals FC Soccer Association, 2018 – present
Soccer coach, Winsloe Charlottetown Royals FC
4-H Leader, 2003 – present

Accolades

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