About Mallory

Mallory Adams is a labour and employment lawyer in our Halifax office. She advises on a variety of issues including employment standards, human rights, privacy, workers’ compensation, health and safety, wrongful dismissal and employment policies.

Mallory’s background in research while working in the library at law school has prepared her to take a thorough approach when dealing with clients’ unique needs. While obtaining her Juris Doctor at the Dalhousie University Schulich School of Law, she won the administrative law award as well as the Judge Fran Potts Award in Law, awarded during convocation to a graduating student who has achieved academic excellence.

Mallory is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, the Nova Scotia Barrister’s Society and Young Women in Law.

In her leisure time, Mallory enjoys hiking and baking, and has made it a personal goal of hers to land a spot on The Great Canadian Baking Show.

Appointments & Community Involvement

  • Board Member, The Marguerite Centre


  • J.D., Dalhousie University (2018)
  • B.A. (Hons) History & Women's Studies, Queen's University (2008)

Bar Admissions

  • Nova Scotia (2021)
  • Ontario (2019)


  • English