Cassidy Nearing Berryman to Join Cox & Palmer

March 26, 2018

A boutique law firm with a significant condominium law and real estate practice is merging with the Halifax office of Cox & Palmer.

Cassidy Nearing Berryman, a firm founded in 1984 by its current senior partners, has been focused on condominium law, real estate transactions, corporate / commercial issues and wills and estate planning.

“We feel great about this move,” said Patrick Cassidy, Managing Partner of Cassidy Nearing Berryman. “The collaboration between our teams has come naturally. We share values around customer service, solid advice and respect for our clients. We’re confident the transition will be smooth.”

Kevin Latimer, Managing Partner of the Halifax office of Cox & Palmer, said: “This is a great transaction for both of us. Cassidy Nearing Berryman has a terrific reputation in real estate, condominium law and estate planning. These professionals will significantly enhance what we can offer our clients.”

The firm’s five lawyers – Patrick Cassidy, William Nearing, Craig Berryman and associates Devon Cassidy and Niall Burke – will join Cox & Palmer’s 54 lawyers at its Purdy’s Wharf office by June 1st.