Richard F. Southcott, Attorney at Law

Richard F. Southcott has a law practice in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Stewart McKelvey

This Lawyer has extensive experience representing clients in: Admiralty & Maritime Law, Construction & Development, Environmental Law matters.

Contact Info:

Phone: 902-420-3304
Fax: 902-420-1417

Main Office Location:

1959 Upper Water Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Practice Area
  • Admiralty & Maritime Law
  • Construction & Development
  • Environmental Law

  • British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Nova Scotia

  • Dalhousie University, LL.B., 1991; Oxford University, B.C.L., 1992; St. Francis Xavier University, B.Sc., 1988

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