Perlene Morrison

Partner

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

+1.902.629.4508

+1.902.566.5283

pmorrison@stewartmckelvey.com

Language(s) spoken: English

Bar Admission(s): Prince Edward Island, 1998

Providing legal services through a professional corporation.

Perlene represents municipalities, developers, utilities, vendors and purchasers who appreciate the wealth of experience and expertise she and her colleagues bring to the table. Her work has included:

  • Negotiating and drafting agreements for utilities, businesses, governments and post-secondary institutions.
  • Drafting, interpreting and enforcing bylaws for municipalities.
  • Defending municipalities at regulatory appeals.
  • Representing land developers in establishing subdivisions and condominiums.

Education & Career

Education

University of New Brunswick, LL.B., 1997
University of Prince Edward Island, B.A., 1994

Activities

Member, University of Prince Edward Island Alumni Association
Member, board of governors, University of Prince Edward Island
Member, Charlottetown management team, Stewart McKelvey, 2018-present
Member, board of governors, Junior Achievement of Prince Edward Island
Member, Canadian Bar Association
Chair, Prince Edward Island Real Property Law Section, Canadian Bar Association, 2016-present
Firm Practice Group Leader, Commercial Real Property & Lending, Stewart McKelvey, 2014-2015
Member, Real Property Committee, Law Society of Prince Edward Island
Past president, University of Prince Edward Island Alumni Association
Member, First Baptist Church Building Committee
Past member, Honorary Degree Committee, University of Prince Edward Island

Accolades

Best Lawyers 2019 Real Estate Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Charlottetown
Best Lawyers 2014 Real Estate Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Charlottetown
Best Lawyers, Real Estate Law, 2013-2019
Lexpert rating: Property  Development

Thought Leadership