Stephanie Hickman, KC, Partner in St. John’s, Appointed Judge of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland & Labrador, Family Division

October 12, 2023

Cox & Palmer is proud to share that Stephanie Hickman, KC, partner at Cox & Palmer in St. John’s, has been appointed a Judge of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador, Family Division.

Stephanie received her B.A. from Memorial University and her LL.B. from The University of New Brunswick. She was called to the Bar of Newfoundland and Labrador in 1996.

Throughout her tenure at Cox & Palmer, Stephanie’s commitment to the firm’s growth and strategy has been invaluable. She has a thriving practice in construction, commercial, and energy law and was a leader for both her clients and her colleagues. She has been consistently listed as a leading practitioner by the publication Best Lawyers in the areas of Energy Law and Construction Law. She was appointed King Counsel in 2019.

Cox and Palmer is incredibly proud of Stephanie’s achievements, and we have no doubt she will bring exceptional leadership to the bench.

Stephanie has been an integral part of the success here at Cox & Palmer, and we are honoured to have her serve the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador as Justice Hickman.

Read the Media Release from the Government of Canada.