Firm Overview



Cox & Palmer has been an integral part of Atlantic Canada’s business community for over a century. Our clients look to us for advice during growth and prosperity, as well as in challenging economic times.

To retain the trust of our clients we focus on what matters to them, whether it's practical advice or a more innovative legal solution. Understanding the industries in which our clients operate is also an imperative. This includes sectors such as banking and financial services, construction, fisheries & marine, health, insurance, municipal, natural resources, telecommunications, and transportation.

Cox & Palmer is one of the largest full-service law firms in the Atlantic region and our clients are both businesses and individuals.

Our strength lies in our people. We are able to attract, retain and motivate the best legal minds – lawyers who are both professional and personable. This enables our belief that a strong relationship between law firm and client is the best way to get results.


  • Lawyers Worldwide: 182

Languages: English; French

  • Administrative
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction
  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Corporate Services
  • Criminal
  • Environmental
  • Estates & Trusts
  • Family
  • Financial Services, Banking & Insolvency
  • Fisheries & Marine
  • Health Law
  • Immigration
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Intellectual Property & Technology
  • Labour & Employment
  • Municipal
  • Natural Resources & Energy
  • Privacy
  • Real Estate
  • Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Small & Medium Sized Enterprises
  • Tax