Meaghan McCaw

Associate

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

+1.709.570.8837

+1.709.722.4565

mmccaw@stewartmckelvey.com

Language(s) spoken: English

Bar Admission(s): Newfoundland and Labrador, 2015; Ontario, 2014

Legal Assistant(s): Kim Cousins

When clients need legal advice, Meaghan knows that they are oftentimes looking for cost-effective services that place a high value on early resolutions to their issues. She thoroughly plans and prepares for every situation and always strives to provide the highest quality product at a reasonable price. Drawing from her musical training, Meaghan focuses on creatively solving problems and takes a strategic, practical approach to the task at hand. In the past, Meaghan has:

  • Appeared as co-chair before the Ontario Court of Appeal to uphold summary judgment motions
  • Assisted with $20 million dollar construction lien litigation, including disclosure review, legal research and preparing mediation materials
  • Planned and prepared litigation, including drafting documents and conducting discoveries, for leading insurance companies
  • Assisted with litigation planning for municipalities for Ontario Municipal Board hearings

Education & Career

Education

University of New Brunswick, J.D., 2013
Memorial University, Bachelor of Music (Hons), 2009

Activities

Member, Canadian Bar Association
Chair, Young Lawyers, Canadian Bar Association – Newfoundland and Labrador, 2015-2016

Accolades

Lord Beaverbrook Scholarship in Law
University of New Brunswick Deans’ List
Finalist for Rhodes Scholarship