Matthew G. MacLellan

Matt joined the firm as a student in the summers of 2017 and 2018, and returned in 2019 as an articled clerk. Upon being called to the Bar in June 2020, Matt joined our litigation group. Matt’s practice focus is on civil litigation, estate litigation, family law, criminal defence, personal injury, medical malpractice and insurance defence.  

  • Bar Admission: Nova Scotia, 2020
  • LL.B. (Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, 2019)
  • M.B.A. (Sobey`s School of Business, Saint Mary`s University, 2009)
  • B.A. Honours, English and Psychology (University of King`s College/Dalhousie University, 2007)
Professional Activities and Affiliations
  • Nova Scotia Barristers` Society
  • Canadian Bar Association
Personal, Community and Volunteer Activities
  • Laing House, Halifax, NS - facilitated bi-weekly creative writing sessions (“Writer`s Circle”) for young adults diagnosed with mental illness (Apr 2015 – October 2019)
  • Pro-Bono Dalhousie (Sept 2016 – April 2018)


Qualifications
  • Bar Admission: Nova Scotia, 2020
  • LL.B. (Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, 2019)
  • M.B.A. (Sobey`s School of Business, Saint Mary`s University, 2009)
  • B.A. Honours, English and Psychology (University of King`s College/Dalhousie University, 2007)
Activities and Affiliations

Professional Activities and Affiliations
  • Nova Scotia Barristers` Society
  • Canadian Bar Association
Personal, Community and Volunteer Activities
  • Laing House, Halifax, NS - facilitated bi-weekly creative writing sessions (“Writer`s Circle”) for young adults diagnosed with mental illness (Apr 2015 – October 2019)
  • Pro-Bono Dalhousie (Sept 2016 – April 2018)