Dalhousie University (Bachelor of Arts Honours, 1979). Carleton University (Master of Arts, 1982). Osgoode Hall (Bachelor of Laws, 1983).
Lecturer, Law, Politics and Judicial Process, University of Prince Edward Island, 1988-1989. Member, Municipal Council, Village of Victoria, 1988-1990.
Worked at Stewart McKelvey Stirling Scales (Charlottetown, PE) specializing in General Practice including Corporate-Commercial, Litigation, Taxation, Securities, Insurance, Insolvency, Real Estate, Health, Municipal, Environmental, Regulated Industries, Labour and Employment, Criminal, Fisheries, Mining, Offshore and Onshore Oil and Gas, Shipping and Admiralty, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Competition Law, Construction, Patent and Trademarks, Estate and Probate Law, Family Law. Admitted to the bar, 1985, Ontario. 1987, Prince Edward Island.
Director, Canadian Bar Insurance Association, 1993. Member: Canadian Bar Association. Stewart McKelvey Stirling Scales is an Atlantic Canadian law firm offering legal services through six offices located in the Provinces of New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island.
The largest law firm in Atlantic Canada with more than 135 lawyers, Stewart McKelvey Stirling Scales offers services in all areas of the law to local, regional, national and international clients. The practice of the firm touches every corner of business and industry in Atlantic Canada. The firm's lawyers represent clients' interests before Municipal, Provincial and Federal boards and tribunals and all levels of courts in Canada.
Member: Canadian Bar Association.