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Lyndsay Scovil


Suite 601, Blue Cross Centre
644 Main St.
Moncton, N.B.
E1C 1E2



Language(s) spoken: English

Bar Admission(s): New Brunswick, 2021

Legal Assistant(s): Bianca De Oliveira

Lyndsay’s general litigation practice consists of a variety of labour and employment, insurance, administrative and commercial matters. She is conscientious, detail-oriented and strives to understand the needs, objectives and goals of her clients, in order to create workable strategies and identify the right solutions.

Some of Lyndsay’s experience includes:

  • Assisting employers in ensuring compliance with local legislative requirements through the review of employment agreements and workplace policies.
  • Defending negligence claims against insurance advisors.
  • Acting in automobile insurance defense and personal injury matters for a wide range of clients.
  • Successfully negotiating commercial disputes, including contract claims and business disputes.
  • Successfully representing a bank in striking the Defendant’s Statement of Defence (Royal Bank of Canada v Normandeau, 2022 NBQB 46).
  • Successfully representing a client in an appeal regarding an entitlement to care allowance benefits under the Workers’ Compensation Act (Maillet v Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Commission, 2021 NBCA 49).

Education & Career


University of Ottawa, JD, 2020
St. Francis Xavier University, BA, 2017


New Brunswick Refugee Clinic Board of Directors, 2022 – present
National Student Committee Co-Chair, Canadian Association of Refugee Lawyers, 2020-2021
uOttawa Chapter Co-Chair, Canadian Association of Refugee Lawyers, 2019-2020
Research Team Member, The Refugee Hub, 2018-2020
Contracts Law Teaching Assistant, University of Ottawa, 2018-2020
Volunteer, Halifax Sunday Suppers, 2018
uOttawa Refugee Night Co-Chair, Canadian Association of Refugee Layers, 2017-2019
Planning Committee Member, StFX Youth Activism Conference, 2017


Specialization in Social Justice Law, University of Ottawa
Specialization in Public Law, University of Ottawa
Common Law Professional Training Scholarship
Kontak Prize in Political Science
John B. Steward Award for Political Science
MacBain Riley Award for Global Engagement and Leadership
St. Francis Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Dean’s List

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