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Burchells is proud to celebrate with our own Naiomi Metallic, having earned the Dalhousie Law Alumni Association's and Law Students’ Society's Award for Excellence in Teaching. Despite her full-time...
Burchells LLP congratulates associate Keith Lehwald, who recently became the president of the Nova Scotia New Democratic Party. Under the NSNDP’s constitution, the president is the chief...
A light snowfall dusted the walk in front of the courthouse on December 1, 1967, as a young Alan G. Hayman, Q.C. smoothed his waistcoat and readied himself to become, at long last, a practicing...
  • I want to know you and your business, and tailor solutions to you.

    Jonathan Saumier
  • Achieving results that make clients happy.

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

    Tiffany Cheverie
  • 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
  • Every problem has a solution; let’s find yours.

    Leon S. Tovey
  • '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
  • Knowledge, insight and reliability.
    These things matter to clients.

    Alan G. Hayman, QC
  • A trusted advisor dedicated to helping you navigate complex legal situations and avoid costly obstacles.

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

    Kelly L. Greenwood
  • Know where you stand.

    David A. Cameron
  • Practical, cost effective solutions are always attainable goals. 

    Denny L. Pickup
  • My style of practice mixes tradition with creativity and common sense.

    Cheryl A. Canning
  • What drives me as a lawyer is helping communities and individuals prosper in the face of adversity.


    Naiomi W. Metallic
  • Practical, creative and effective advocacy.

    Cory J. Withrow
  • 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
  • Progress requires struggle.  That's what an advocate is for.

    I. Andrew Rankin
  • The fun of law is being on a team with your client.

    D. Bruce Clarke, QC
  • "Expect injustice, don’t accept it."

    Roy T. Stewart
  • I'm proud to be part of an exceptional team of lawyers, helping our clients to achieve their goals.

    Meaghan A. Strum
  • 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
  • “If we all did the things we are capable of, we would astound ourselves.”  - Thomas Edison

    Garnet E. Brooks
  • “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
  • Committed to work for justice, particularly for those long denied it.


    Stuart C.B. Gilby
  • I enjoy working with my clients on creative yet pragmatic solutions.

    Jason Cooke
  • "The most difficult thing is the decision to act. The rest is merely tenacity." - Amelia Earhart

    Jennie E. Pick
  • “Great solutions fix problems as they happen. The best solutions fix problems before they happen.”

    Keith D. Lehwald