Sara Nicholson

Associate

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

+1.902.444.1758

+1.902.420.1417

snicholson@stewartmckelvey.com

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Language(s) spoken: English

Bar Admission(s): Nova Scotia, 2016

Legal Assistant(s): Beverley Gandy

With a background in science, Sara takes a methodical and analytical approach to legal research and writing. She provides the timely solutions her clients’ need, while maintaining a high level of attentiveness and detail to each problem. Sara works hard for her clients to ensure not only that their needs are met, but also that they can approach her at anytime to discuss their unique matter.

Education & Career

Education

University of New Brunswick Faculty of Law, JD, 2015
University of Toronto, B.Sc. (Hons), 2005

Activities

Member, Canadian Bar Association
Member, Canadian Bar Association Nova Scotia branch, equity committee, 2017 – present
Member, University of New Brunswick National Laskin Competitive Moot Team, 2014 – 2015
Elected University of New Brunswick Law Students’ Society Treasurer, 2014 – 2015
Student representative, University of New Brunswick Law career services articling & placement committee, 2013 – 2015
Member, University of New Brunswick Law “Running from the Law” running club, 2013 – 2015
After school mentor, Big Brothers, Big Sisters, 2011

Accolades

Canadian Bar Association Award (New Brunswick branch) for academic achievement, character and philanthropy, 2014