Contact Us

Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society
Cogswell Tower
800–2000 Barrington Street
Halifax NS   B3J 3K1
T: 902 422-1491
F: 902 429-4869

Our office is closed to the public & members until further notice.  We are available remotely or by appointment during our office hours (Monday-Friday from 8:30 AM-4:30 PM).

Here’s how you can connect with us:

  • Call our main switchboard at 902-422-1491
  • Email our staff – review our staff directory
  • Drop mail/parcels in our designated drop boxes outside of our office
  • Book an appointment by contacting our staff by email or calling our main switchboard at 902-422-1491. Please note that during the pandemic, we will only have face to face meeting as a last resort and strict protocols will be in place for all in person meetings.
  • If you need law stamps or to pick anything up from us, please contact our main switchboard at 902-422-1491 to arrange for contactless pick up.
  • If you arrive at our office and are unsure what to do, please use the phone outside our office and dial “0” to speak to our receptionist

Staff Directory

Executive Director’s Office

Pillay, TillyExecutive Director
Broughm, AnneExecutive Assistant to the Executive Director
Lister, KatieGovernance, Policy & Planning Advisor
MacAulay, BernadineGeneral Counsel
Crowther, ColleenParalegal

Equity & Access

Simmonds, AngelaStaff Lawyer, Equity & Access Manager
Willwerth, JaneEquity & Access Advisor

Human Resources & Communications

Cox, Sharon Human Resources & Operations Manager
Deschenes, ColletteCommunications Advisor
Mullenger, CindyReceptionist

Education & Credentials

Mullenger, JackieDirector, Education & Credentials
Connor, PamExecutive Assistant to Education & Credentials Director
Ferguson-Eagan, CaronStaff Lawyer, Education & Credentials
O’Connor, AlanaEducation & Credentials Advisor
Pink, JenniferStaff Lawyer, Legal Services Support Manager
McCleave, RobStaff Lawyer, Legal Services Support

Finance & Administration

Shewan, KateDirector, Finance & Administration
Foss, KerryExecutive Assistant to Finance & Administration Director
Benoit, PierreTechnology & Systems Manager
Madamombe, MarcellineTrust Assurance Auditor
Hosking, ErikaAccounting Administrator
McInnis, MhairiTrust Assurance Administrator
Trenholm, DarleneController
Zhang, RebeccaInformation Technology Administrator

Library & Information Services

NOTE: Please direct all general library queries & questions here.

Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society – Library & Information Services
The Law Courts, seventh floor 
1815 Upper Water Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia  B3J 1S7

T: 902 425 2665 
Toll-free: 1 866 219 1202 – members only
F: 902 422 1697

Haimes, JenniferLibrary Technician
Woo Shue, LisaLibrary Technician

Professional Responsibility

NOTE: If you have a concern with a lawyer, please use our online intake form or email intake@nsbs.org. While our Intake Line remains open at 902-422-1491, we are currently experiencing a high volume of calls. You may find it more efficient to use the online intake form or send us an email.

Taillon, AndrewDirector, Professional Responsibility
Downey, ShannonExecutive Assistant to Professional Responsibility Director
Cumming, ElaineProfessional Responsibility Counsel
Turcotte-Roy, CatherineStaff Lawyer, Complaints & Investigations
Manning, TammyStaff Lawyer, Complaints & Investigations