Stewart McKelvey is Atlantic Canada's first and largest regional law firm. With a distinguished heritage reaching back to Canada's confederation – and more than 220 lawyers and over 300 staff in our six locations – we have a single objective: delivering the best results for our clients in litigation, transactional and/or regulatory matters. We are innovative in our approach, client-driven and committed to earning clients' trust. We invest in our people, our business and our technology to ensure we deliver the quality service our clients have come to expect.
Our clients work in a broad range of industries including: accounting, aquaculture and agriculture, banking, construction, consumer products, development, education, emerging business, entertainment, environment, energy, financial services, government, healthcare, infrastructure, information technology, insurance, labour and employment, lending, manufacturing, marine, media and communications, oil and gas, pharmaceuticals, public agencies, real estate, retail, telecommunications, transportation and venture capital. The legal services we provide reflect a deep understanding of the issues that pertain to the day-to-day reality of business. Stewart McKelvey's clients can rely on advice and counsel tailored to them and their market. Our industry knowledge allows us to provide practical, savvy and effective guidance for each of the unique challenges and opportunities clients encounter.DEDICATED PRACTICE GROUPS
As a firm we have strengths, proficiency and dedicated practice groups in key areas including: business transactions; construction; commercial litigation and insolvency; commercial real property and lending; labour and employment; intellectual property, information technology and entertainment; life and disability insurance; natural resources and environmental; marine; owner managed business; and tax, estates and trusts. By collaborating across practice areas and combining the talents of seasoned legal professionals from a variety of disciplines with the fresh perspective of junior lawyers, we can offer specific, strategic and tailored solutions to each situation.
Highly specialized client needs are being met by our practice groups. If you have questions on a specific area of the law, we encourage you to contact our recognized and experienced practice group leaders:
Stewart McKelvey maintains a commitment to providing quality legal advice through our Service First mentality, a detailed, client-facing service standard promise that is evident in everything we do. Managing effective channels of communication keep our clients informed of all significant developments in their legal matter and keep our timelines and progress on track. We welcome the opportunity to work with new, current and past clients in all areas of business within our region and beyond.