David Wedlake


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

Legal Assistant(s): Wendy L. MacIsaac

David knows that the only way to solve a problem is to understand all of its complexities and figure out how it fits into the greater scheme of the issue. By addressing each problem he is faced with in this way, David is able to achieve success for his clients. He strives to work alongside the best and brightest to provide thorough, detailed work to those with a business of any size. Throughout his practice, David has assisted his clients with the following:

  • Corporate restructuring and insolvency research;
  • Corporate financing and security reviews; and
  • Tax-efficient business reorganizations.

Education & Career


Dalhousie University Schulich School of Law, JD, 2016
Acadia University, B.Sc., 2010


Member, Canadian Bar Association
Student volunteer, Corporate Not for Profit Clinic, Pro Bono Dalhousie, 2014 – 2015
Student volunteer, Smart Justice Network of Canada, Pro Bono Dalhousie, 2013 – 2014
Team member and coach, Dalhousie Sailing Team, 2012 – 2014


Alistair Fraser Award in Commercial Law
Cox & Palmer Corporate Taxation Prize
Henry B. Rhude Prize in Secured Transactions
W.A. Thomblin Memorial Prize in Bankruptcy and Insolvency
W.S. O’Hara Prize in Criminal Law