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We are extremely pleased to congratulate our (now former) partner Ann Smith on her appointment to bench of the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia, effective October 20, 2016. In her time with...
After distinguishing himself with great marks and community involvement in his years at Citadel High School, Lindell Smith was 2008's recipient of the Burchells LLP Scholarship and Internship. ...
We are pleased to report that our very own Keith Lehwald rappelled down the side of our office tower, 1801 Hollis Street, in support of Easter Seals Nova Scotia. We are so proud of Keith!  To...
  • Practical, creative and effective advocacy.

    Cory J. Withrow
  • Results.

    Alan V. Parish, QC
  • I enjoy working with my clients on creative yet pragmatic solutions.

    Jason Cooke
  • It’s not just about good ideas – it’s about making those ideas happen.

    Sarah J. Belong
  • My style of practice mixes tradition with creativity and common sense.

    Cheryl A. Canning
  • “What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead.” ― Nelson Mandela

    Rosalie Francis
  • Knowledge, insight and reliability.
    These things matter to clients.

    Alan G. Hayman, QC
  • Progress requires struggle.  That's what an advocate is for.

    I. Andrew Rankin
  • Every problem has a solution; let’s find yours.

    Leon S. Tovey
  • Clients deserve to be confident I know my stuff, am working hard to protect their interests, and keeping them informed about what I'm doing for them.

    Wayne Howatt
  • Attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture.  That’s my “just right” service.

    Kelly L. Greenwood
  • Committed to work for justice, particularly for those long denied it.


    Stuart C.B. Gilby
  • “Great solutions fix problems as they happen. The best solutions fix problems before they happen.”

    Keith D. Lehwald
  • What drives me as a lawyer is helping communities and individuals prosper in the face of adversity.


    Naiomi W. Metallic
  • I am inspired by activism and music. Think Rent: 'Draw a line in the sand and then make a stand'.

    Tiffany Cheverie
  • A trusted advisor dedicated to helping you navigate complex legal situations and avoid costly obstacles.

    David G. Lewis
  • Know where you stand.

    David A. Cameron
  • 'Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex... It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage - to move in the opposite direction'  - Albert Einstein

    Derek A. Simon
  • “The quality of one’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of the endeavor” – Vince Lombardi

    Garnet E. Brooks
  • I'm proud to be part of an exceptional team of lawyers, helping our clients to achieve their goals.

    Meaghan A. Strum
  • Practical, cost effective solutions are always attainable goals. 

    Denny L. Pickup
  • A lawyer needs to help shoulder the load.  This means reliability, accessibility, and a readiness to take on and tackle the problem.

    David G. Hutt
  • The fun of law is being on a team with your client.

    D. Bruce Clarke, QC
  • "The most difficult thing is the decision to act. The rest is merely tenacity." - Amelia Earhart

    Jennie E. Pick
  • Achieving results that make clients happy.

    Kevin Quigley
  • I'm a synesthete -- for me numbers and music appear in vibrant technicolour. So I'm hard-wired to find colourful, creative solutions to your workplace and regulatory challenges.

    Ann E. Smith, QC
  • Working hard to help you exercise and understand your legal rights and responsibilities.

    Jennifer L. Keliher
  • "Well, every one can master a grief but he that has it."

    ― William Shakespeare, Much Ado About Nothing

    Kenzie MacKinnon, QC