News & Events

Cox & Palmer Remembers Thomas J. O’Reilly, QC (1941-2019)
November 18, 2019

It is with profound sadness that we acknowledge the passing of our dear friend, brilliant colleague, and founding partner, Thomas J. O’Reilly, QC. Tom passed away on Saturday, November 16, following a brief, yet brave, medical battle. He was surrounded by his loving family. Tom’s contributions to the firm, profession, and community were invaluable. In […]

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Marc Beaubien Named 2019 Rising Star of the Legal Community
November 8, 2019

Cox & Palmer is proud to announce that Marc Beaubien, a partner in our Halifax office, has been named a “Rising Star: Leading Lawyer Under 40” by the national publication Lexpert® Magazine. Marc has grown a successful practice in the area of real property law advising clients with their commercial real estate acquisitions, leasings and […]

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BioNova, Grant Thornton and Cox & Palmer Propose Updates to N.S. Tax Credit to Boost Investment in Startups
November 7, 2019

BioNova, the organization leading the economic growth of the Health and Life Sciences sector in Nova Scotia in collaboration with Grant Thornton and Cox & Palmer have announced the launch of a report to advance the Innovation Equity Tax Credit (IETC)  to better serve the interests of local businesses, the investment community, and the province’s […]

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Cox & Palmer Joins National Alliance of Labour and Employment Lawyers
September 12, 2019

Cox & Palmer is pleased to announce that we are a founding member of Advocates for Employers of Canada (AEC). AEC is a nation-wide alliance forged between five of Canada’s pre-eminent management-side labour and employment law practices.  From coast-to-coast, AEC advocates for employers in every sector of the economy.  The alliance offers streamlined, cross-jurisdictional legal […]

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Cox & Palmer’s List of the Best
August 21, 2019

We are pleased to announce that The Best LawyersTM in Canada 2020 listing for Cox & Palmer includes 71 lawyers and 9 “Lawyers of the Year”. Published since 1983, Best Lawyers® is a guide to legal excellence, recognizing leading lawyers who have been selected through a peer-review process. “Our continued strong representation on The Best […]

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Arthur T. Doyle, recently appointed to the New Brunswick Court of Queen’s Bench
July 12, 2019

Cox & Palmer is proud to announce that Arthur T. Doyle, a partner in our Saint John office, has been appointed to the New Brunswick Court of Queen’s Bench, Trial Division. His excellent legal skills combined with his exceptional client service have made him a model for many young lawyers to aspire to over the […]

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G. Todd Stanley Joins St. John’s Partnership Team
July 5, 2019

Cox & Palmer is pleased to announce G. Todd Stanley, QC as its newest partner. Todd returned to the firm as Counsel in 2018 after a distinguished career at the Department of Justice and Public Safety, where he served as Deputy Minister and Deputy Attorney General. Todd’s extensive government experience enhances our energy and corporate […]

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Review of Fisheries Substitute Medical Operator Policy Required
June 26, 2019

Hon. Michel P. Samson submitted a letter to the editor of the Chronicle Herald on June 22, 2019 focused on the owner operator policy, specifically the substitute medical operator section. This is the link to letter as appeared in the Chronicle Herald. As noted in The Chronicle Herald last Saturday (“Cape Breton lobsterman gets court’s […]

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Cox & Palmer Lawyers Listed in the 2019 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory Rankings
June 17, 2019

Cox & Palmer is pleased to announce that 70 of our lawyers have been named to the 2019 list of Lexpert Ranked Lawyers. “Our stable of consistently ranked Lexpert lawyers demonstrates the strong industry relationships our team has forged, and the top quality work we are known for,” says George Cooper, Chief Executive Officer. The […]

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