Jennifer Forster, Partner

jforster@wickwireholm.com
Direct Line: 902.482.7015

Assistant:  Audrey Stewart
902.429.4111 Ext. 332

Jennifer Forster, Partner

Practice Profile

Jennifer is a member of our Banking & Finance, Business Structures & Transactions, Estate Planning, and Real Estate practices.

Representative Experience

Jennifer has worked in private practice for 13 years representing the corporate and commercial needs of owner-managed businesses with various Corporate & Commercial matters including the set-up and implementation of business structures, share / asset purchase and sale transactions, tax-planned corporate reorganizations, amalgamations, negotiation and preparation of contracts, shareholder and partnership agreements and commercial real estate transactions. Jennifer has also represented large banking and private client needs in corporate financing, including the negotiation and drafting of loan agreements and security documentation. She spent an 18 month hiatus in the Nova Scotia Liberal caucus office as an analyst and senior researcher on public policy matters.

On a Personal Note

Active in her community, Jennifer served on the CBA Nova Scotia Branch Council for several years and currently serves on the executive of the Halifax Clayton Park Liberal Riding Association, and is a current Board member of the Arthur Kidston Memorial Camp. When not in the office, Jennifer likes to spend her free time travelling, playing golf and entertaining family and friends. Jennifer lives in Halifax with her spouse Stephen and their son MacConnell.

Professional Associations

Education

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Nova Scotia Barristers Society
  • Bachelor of Arts, Dalhousie University, 1995
  • Bachelor of Law, Dalhousie University, 1998
  • Admitted to Nova Scotia Bar 1999