Welcoming Amanda Lutz as Partner to Kennedy Schofield Lawyers

Welcoming Amanda Lutz as Partner to Kennedy Schofield Lawyers Tracey Kennedy and Jennifer Schofield, owners of Kennedy Schofield Lawyers, are thrilled to welcome Amanda Lutz as a Partner to the firm. “Amanda started with us as an articled clerk in 2015 and we were so impressed with her abilities that we offered her an associateship [...]

By |2021-01-08T15:56:20-04:00January 8th, 2021|Uncategorised|

Introduction – Scot Stanfield

Introduction - Scot Stanfield By way of introducing myself to the Tantallon region and the people who live in this amazing place, I’d like to tell a story. It’s not long, so I hope you’ll bear with me. As a younger man in my first year of law school, I volunteered to work the Landlord/Tenant [...]

By |2020-12-09T14:51:02-04:00December 9th, 2020|Civil Litigation, Criminal, Family|

Kennedy Schofield Lawyers- Proudly Supporting the Community Who Supports Us

Kennedy Schofield Lawyers, a full- service law firm located in Head of St. Margaret’s Bay, chooses a charity each January and fundraises for the cause for that calendar year.  For 2019 the chosen charity was St. Margaret’s Bay Association for Community Living, an organization that supports adults living with intellectual disabilities with life skills, such [...]

By |2020-02-12T14:16:19-04:00February 12th, 2020|News, Uncategorised|

FAQ – Buying a New Home – How does a Realtor Help?

Buying a new home is an exciting and stressful time for everyone. At Kennedy Schofield, we want to make our part in this process as smooth as possible. When we work with clients who are purchasing a home, we take the time to explain the process to them and are always available for any questions [...]

By |2020-06-02T16:07:06-03:00April 3rd, 2019|News, Real Estate|

Kennedy Schofield Lawyers in Support of St. Margaret’s Bay Community Living

Each year for the past three years Kennedy Schofield Lawyers has committed to fundraising for a local charity for the calendar year.  Last year they were proud to help support Hunter Marsden in his amazing fight against cancer. “We are always so touched to see how our community rallies around a family in crisis,” says [...]

By |2019-02-28T11:34:32-04:00February 28th, 2019|News, Uncategorised|

Legal Milestone for 2018 – The Legalization of Cannabis for Recreational Use

On October 17, 2018, the use of recreational cannabis became legal in Canada; however; the government gets to decide when and where marijuana use is permitted. Any infraction can lead to fines and charges. The laws governing the use of marijuana differ by province. When traveling to different parts of Canada, don’t assume that the [...]

By |2020-06-02T16:07:06-03:00January 23rd, 2019|Civil Litigation, Criminal, News|

A Christmas Contract from Kennedy Schofield Lawyers

THIS AGREEMENT MADE BINDING THIS 21st DAY OF DECEMBER 2018 BETWEEN: Kennedy Schofield Lawyers, hereinafter the “Elves” and the Readers of our Blog, hereinafter the “Carolers” WHEREAS the Elves and Carolers currently reside and/or work in the St. Margaret’s Bay Community AND WITNESSETH that in consideration of mutual promises to each other, the Parties agree [...]

By |2018-12-21T09:32:57-04:00December 21st, 2018|News, Uncategorised|

Incorporation – Advantages & Disadvantages

Limitation of Liability One of the biggest advantages to incorporating your business is that the shareholders of the company limit their liability for the debts of the business. If a creditor is seeking to recover for a company debt, they can only seek to acquire company assets and not the personal assets of the shareholders. [...]

By |2020-06-02T16:07:06-03:00December 6th, 2018|Civil Litigation, Corporate & Commercial, News, Uncategorised|

What If I Don’t Have Someone I can Name as My Executor?

It is not uncommon for us to hear from our clients that they haven’t prepared a Will because they don’t have a person they could ask to be their Executor. There are lots of reasons for this. Some people have grown children who they would ask but those children live in another province or even [...]

By |2020-06-02T16:07:06-03:00November 23rd, 2018|Wills & Estates|

Trick or Treating Routes

Halloween is a little over a week away and I am sure you and your family are choosing what costumes to wear and planning both activities and trick or treating routes. During your preparations, it is important to consider some of the laws that may apply to the festivities. Before crossing the street to find [...]

By |2020-06-02T16:07:06-03:00October 23rd, 2018|Civil Litigation, Criminal, News, Uncategorised|
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