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BIO

Marie-Pier Levesque is an associate with the Cox & Palmer office in Moncton. Prior to joining Cox & Palmer as an associate, Marie-Pier worked with our firm as a summer student and as a student-at-law.

Originally from Campbellton, Marie-Pier studied to become a teacher at the Université de Moncton. However, after only three years of studying in that program, she transferred to the Université de Moncton law school where she graduated with a Juris Doctor in 2016. While in law school, Marie-Pier worked at the Human Rights Commission for a year, participated in the pro bono clinic and completed a judicial internship at the New Brunswick Court of Appeal under the supervision of Justice J.C. Marc Richard. She was called to the New Brunswick Bar in 2017.

Marie-Pier currently has a general practice, with a growing interest in employment and labour and civil litigation. She is fluent in both official languages and can assist her clients in both French and English.

Outside of the office, Marie-Pier enjoys travelling, going to concerts, and spending time with her family and friends.

Experience

Marie-Pier worked at the Human Rights Commission from 2013-2014.  She also completed a judicial internship at the New Brunswick Court of Appeal in her final year of her law degree.

BACKGROUND

Bar Admission

  • New Brunswick, 2017

Law School

  • Université de Moncton

Education

  • Université de Moncton

Activities Within Firm

  • When the Courts “Exclude” and Exclusionary Clause, Insurers Have a Duty to Defend, December 21, 2016, Marie-Pier Levesque and Michele Brown-Gellert.
  • Recent Developments in Judicial Review – Constitutional Challenges in Judicial Review Proceedings, February 3, 2017, CBA-NB MidWinter, Christian E. Michaud, Q.C and Marie-Pier Levesque.

Law Society Memberships

  • Association des juristes d'expression française de la Nouveau-Brunswick
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Law Society of New Brunswick

Languages

  • English
  • French
ARTICLES