Jeremy is a litigator with a practice focused on matters relating to administrative law, public law and regulation of professions. He has appeared before the Nova Scotia Small Claims Court, the Nova Scotia Provincial Court and the Nova Scotia Supreme Court. He has assisted with cases before the Federal Court, the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal, and the Supreme Court of Canada. He has also appeared before various administrative tribunals, including the Immigration Appeal Division, the Nova Scotia Assistance Appeal Board and the Residential Tenancies Board.
Jeremy was Law Clerk to the Honourable Justice Wyman W. Webb at the Federal Court of Appeal (2020-2021). This experience gave Jeremy exposure to broad subject matter within the jurisdiction of the Federal Courts, including judicial reviews of decisions from federal administrative bodies, appeals from the Federal Court and appeals from the Tax Court of Canada.
During law school, Jeremy competed in the Smith Shield Moot and the Laskin Moot. He also was involved with the Dalhousie Legal Aid Service and completed a placement as a Student Law Clerk at the Nova Scotia Supreme Court. Jeremy sat on the Dalhousie University Board of Governors from 2017 to 2019. He is currently a part-time instructor at Dalhousie University’s Schulich School of Law, teaching Introduction to Law.
Jeremy is a member of the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society and the Canadian Bar Association. Outside of work, Jeremy is an avid swimmer and cyclist. He sits on the Board of Directors for Swim Nova Scotia. A former member of Dalhousie University’s Varsity Swim Team, in 2019, he swam across the Northumberland Straight to raise funds for Camp Brigadoon. Jeremy is also a regular participant in the annual Ride for Cancer.
Oct 14, 2021
We are pleased to introduce our new 2021 associate lawyers to the McInnes Cooper team: Nicolette Belliveau, Colin Boyd, Tom Creagh, Savannah…