Jennifer Murphy


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



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Language(s) spoken: English

Bar Admission(s): Nova Scotia, 2016; Ontario, 2011

Legal Assistant(s): Deloris MacNeill, Nicole Robinson

Jennifer has practiced as in-house counsel for large corporations and organizations in both private and public sectors, including areas such as education, health, utilities and banking. She has a diverse background that includes drafting, negotiating and providing advice on a wide variety of contracts, along with other commercial matters involving secured transactions, securities and banking regulation, as well as lending and financing. Jennifer has also acted as a privacy law subject matter expert in the health context. Examples of her work in contracts includes:

  • Goods and services, including master agreements and statements of work
  • Research agreements
  • Material transfer agreements
  • Consultant agreements
  • Confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements
  • Licenses
  • Leases
  • Memoranda of Understanding

Education & Career


Canadian Securities Institute, Canadian Securities Course, 2015
Dalhousie University Schulich School of Law, JD, 2010
Saint Mary’s University, BA (Honours), 2005


Member, Canadian Bar Association