Tanner is an associate in the litigation group at Cox & Palmer’s Halifax office. Prior to joining Cox & Palmer, Tanner maintained a broad litigation practice with a leading full-service law firm in Ottawa, Ontario.
Tanner completed his articles as a law clerk to the judges of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice in Ottawa. He subsequently served as a law clerk at the Federal Court of Canada. While in law school, Tanner served as Editor-in-Chief of the Ottawa Law Review and was selected as a Dean’s Fellow.
Tanner’s experience within a broad range of legal issues enhances his general litigation practice at the firm. A strong communicator and flexible problem-solver, Tanner strives to provide efficient, effective, and practical legal solutions in achieving his clients’ objectives.
Tanner is fluent in both English and French.
- Ontario (2017)
- Nova Scotia (2019)
- University of Ottawa
- University of Ottawa (JD, cum laude, 2016)
- University of Ottawa (BSc (Hons), magna cum laude, 2013)
Professional Activities & Affiliations
- Member, The Advocates’ Society
Law Society Memberships
- Nova Scotia Barristers' Society
- Law Society of Ontario
- Canadian Bar Association