In Memoriam: Michael E. Dunphy QC

The Society wishes to advise members of the recent death of the following colleague. We extend our condolences to his friends and family.

  • Michael E. Dunphy QC, Halifax – October 11, 2016  

Please note: Mr. Dunphy’s funeral is scheduled for this Saturday, October 15 at 10:00 am at St. Thomas Acquinas Canadian Martyrs Parish, 1725 Oxford Street, Halifax. His obituary was not yet available at the time of InForum publication but further information will be available shortly on the J.A. Funeral Home website. 

A partner in Cox & Palmer's Halifax office, Mr. Dunphy was called to the Nova Scotia Bar in 1982. He was consistently recognized across Canada as a leading practitioner in commercial insurance litigation, corporate commercial litigation, personal injury and product liability litigation, professional liability and construction law, among other areas of practice. 

Mr. Dunphy received his Queen's Counsel appointment in 1999 and was elected a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers (2013), Litigation Counsel of America (2008) and the International Society of Barristers (2000).