David A. Luther

Legal Assistant: Chesley Luther

David delivers exceptional business law solutions to his clients. As a trusted advisor, David provides strategic, modern and forward thinking legal services to business, stakeholders, their accountants and other external legal counsel.   

David has extensive experience in M&A transactions and financings; as well, he routinely advises on issues pertaining to commercial leasing, management employment issues, corporate compliance and general counsel advisory.  He also regularly completes complex corporate restructurings, in a timely and cost-effective manner, for accounting Firms in Atlantic Canada.

David’s clients, and those who benefit from his services, include small, medium and large business organizations, who are united in their demand for quality, timely, and efficient legal services.

David’s existing clients range from small and medium size businesses, who require full-service legal advisory,  to large multi-national businesses, based in Atlantic Canada, who require on-demand or indefinite engagements for their recurring or special in-house legal work projects.  

David embraces modern and flexible legal service arrangements, including on-premise general counsel services, and actively deploys pre-eminent legal technologies, and processes, to drive significant value for his clients.


  • Bar Admission: Nova Scotia, 2018
  • B.A., Honours (Saint Mary’s University, 2014)
  • J.D. (Dalhousie University, 2017)
  • Development and implementation of effective planning strategies
  • Business incorporations and amalgamations
  • Complex share and asset transactions
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Purchase and sale of businesses
  • Reorganizations and corporate financing
  • Transactions involving the fishery, including the implementation of intergenerational planning
  • Transactions involving licenses, quota, fishing enterprises and vessels
Professional Activities & Affiliations
  • Nova Scotia Barristers` Society
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Affiliated Professional, American Bar Association
  • Associate Member, Canadian Corporate Counsel Association
Personal, Community & Volunteer Activities
  • Board Member, South Shore Regional Library Board (2018 - Current)

Qualifications
  • Bar Admission: Nova Scotia, 2018
  • B.A., Honours (Saint Mary’s University, 2014)
  • J.D. (Dalhousie University, 2017)
Experience
  • Development and implementation of effective planning strategies
  • Business incorporations and amalgamations
  • Complex share and asset transactions
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Purchase and sale of businesses
  • Reorganizations and corporate financing
  • Transactions involving the fishery, including the implementation of intergenerational planning
  • Transactions involving licenses, quota, fishing enterprises and vessels
Activities & Affiliations
  • Nova Scotia Barristers` Society
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Affiliated Professional, American Bar Association
  • Associate Member, Canadian Corporate Counsel Association
Personal, Community & Volunteer Activities
  • Board Member, South Shore Regional Library Board (2018 - Current)