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Clarification required on coverage of Court of Appeal Decision Howe v. Rees, 2024 NSCA 16 (News Release)

Some media covering the February 6, 2024 Nova Scotia Court of Appeal ruling on Howe v. Rees, 2024 NSCA 16 implied the Court’s decision related to the disbarment of Mr. Howe. This inference requires clarification.

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Notice of Suspension: Donn Fraser

The Complaints Investigation Committee of the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society gives notice that the practising certificate of Donn Fraser of New Glasgow, Nova Scotia has been suspended pursuant to Section 37(1) and (2) of the Legal Profession Act, effective February 2, 2024 until further notice.  Further, the Complaints Investigation Committee resolved to appoint a Receiver for the practice of Donn Fraser, pursuant to Section 51 of the Legal Profession Act.

Clients of Donn Fraser or persons affected by this suspension may direct inquiries to the Receiver appointed to this practice:

Brian Hebert
McKiggan Hebert
Purdy’s Wharf, Tower I
1959 Upper Water Street, Suite 502
Halifax, NS B3J 3N2
Phone: 1-902-423-2050
Email: [email protected]