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Katie Merchant

Katie Merchant


Service Areas


About Katie

Katie has a litigation practice primarily focused on insurance defence. She has appeared before various levels of court in Nova Scotia, and has participated in discoveries, mediations and settlement conferences.

Katie is committed to providing excellent client service and prides herself on her ability to understand complex issues and find creative solutions to meet client needs. Clients appreciate her approachability and attention to detail.

Katie is a member of the Canadian Bar Association and the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society.

A sports enthusiast, Katie plays soccer and badminton, and enjoys backcountry camping and hiking. She received several sports scholarships for her post-secondary education. Katie is also a supporter of theatre, and sits on the Board of Directors for the Matchstick Theatre Company Society.


  • J.D., Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University (2018)
  • B.Sc. (Hons. With Distinction), Mount Allison University (2013)

Bar Admissions

  • Nova Scotia (2019)


  • English