Jeffrey H. Leard


Jeff is a Partner in the Summerside Office of Cox & Palmer. Jeff practices in the areas of Corporate & Commercial, Real Estate, Estates & Trusts, Financial Services, Bankruptcy and Insolvency and owner managed businesses.

His clients include individuals, trust companies, financial institutions, charitable organizations and owner managed businesses. Jeff’s corporate commercial practice involves incorporations, Shareholder Agreements, rollovers, corporate re-organizations, estate freezes, contract negotiations and asset purchases/sales and share purchases/sales.


Bar Admission

  • Prince Edward Island (2001)

Law School

  • University of New Brunswick


  • Mount Allison University (B.A. Honours, 1994)
  • Dalhousie University (M.D.E 1998)
  • University of New Brunswick (LL.B. 2000)

Community & Volunteer Activities

  • Board Member – Alzheimer’s Society of PEI
  • President of Slemon Park Plex
  • Federal Payments in Lieu of Taxes Dispute Advisory Panel
  • Board Member Heart & Stroke Foundation of PEI
  • Vice Chair – Mental Health Review Board for PEI

Law Society Memberships

  • Law Society of Prince Edward Island
  • Canadian Bar Association


  • English