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08.31.2017
Best Lawyers in Canada© administers a list of top lawyers in different practice areas, compiled based on peer-review evaluations. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed;...
08.21.2017
Burchells congratulates litigation partner Cory J. Withrow, who has been named to the second annual Under 40 Hotlist by Benchmark, a leading trade publication covering the litigation and disputes...
07.06.2017
For many years Nova Scotia's Limitation of Actions Act has been pretty generous when it comes to starting legal action.  Most breaches had a six year limitation period, often augmented by...
  • A trusted advisor dedicated to helping you navigate complex legal situations and avoid costly obstacles.

    David G. Lewis
  • “Do nothing that is of no use” ― Miyamoto Musashi, The Book of Five Rings

    Jeremiah Raining Bird
  • 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
  • "The most difficult thing is the decision to act. The rest is merely tenacity." - Amelia Earhart

    Jennie E. Pick
  • My style of practice mixes tradition with creativity and common sense.

    Cheryl A. Canning
  • I enjoy working with my clients on creative yet pragmatic solutions.

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

    Kelly L. Greenwood
  • Practical, cost effective solutions are always attainable goals. 

    Denny L. Pickup
  • Achieving results that make clients happy.

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

    Tiffany Cheverie
  • Progress requires struggle.  That's what an advocate is for.

    I. Andrew Rankin
  • Knowledge, insight and reliability.
    These things matter to clients.

    Alan G. Hayman, QC
  • Results.

    Alan V. Parish, QC
  • Working hard to help you exercise and understand your legal rights and responsibilities.

    Jennifer L. Keliher
  • 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
  • “Great solutions fix problems as they happen. The best solutions fix problems before they happen.”

    Keith D. Lehwald
  • Every problem has a solution; let’s find yours.

    Leon S. Tovey
  • “If we all did the things we are capable of, we would astound ourselves.”  - Thomas Edison

    Garnet E. Brooks
  • I want to know you and your business, and tailor solutions to you.

    Jonathan Saumier
  • Know where you stand.

    David A. Cameron
  • I'm proud to be part of an exceptional team of lawyers, helping our clients to achieve their goals.

    Meaghan A. Strum
  • "Well, every one can master a grief but he that has it."

    ― William Shakespeare, Much Ado About Nothing

    Kenzie MacKinnon, QC
  • 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
  • The fun of law is being on a team with your client.

    D. Bruce Clarke, QC
  • Committed to work for justice, particularly for those long denied it.

     

    Stuart C.B. Gilby
  • "Expect injustice, don’t accept it."

    Roy T. Stewart