Lawyers, Articled Clerks

jboudreau@wickwireholm.com
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James P. Boudreau, Partner

Practice Profile

Jim is a member of our Advocacy & Dispute Resolution, Construction, Labour & Employment, Media & Entertainment and Insurance practices. While Jim's civil litigation practice is particularly focused on the defence of architects and engineers and employment law, he also offers general counsel to a number of businesses.

Jim serves on our Executive Committee and chairs our Articling Committee.

Representative Experience

Along with Jim's trial experience, he has participated in multiple mediations involving construction claims of all sizes, from residential to multi-million dollar projects.  Jim is counsel to one of the region's largest professional liability insurers, and Canada's largest private broadcaster.

On a Personal Note

Jim has served our community in various capacities over the past many years, including stints as a Board member with Big Brothers & Sisters, the IWK Health Centre Foundation and the Halifax-Dartmouth Transportation Club. Jim recently served eight years on the Board of Sport Nova Scotia, the last two as its Chair.  Currently, he is a member of the Boards of the Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame and Harbour City Homes, the City of Halifax Non-Profit Housing Society.

Professional Associations

Education

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Nova Scotia Barristers' Society
  • Human Resources Association of Nova Scotia
  • Canadian Association of Media Lawyers
  • Bachelor of Science, Dalhousie University, 1980
  • Bachelor of Law, Dalhousie University, 1984
  • Admitted to Nova Scotia Bar 1985