CouncilNew member of Council for Southwestern District
David Hirtle will be joining Council as a member for Southwestern District. Called to the Bar in 1998, Mr. Hirtle is a sole practitioner with Hirtle Legal Services Inc. in Lunenburg.
A byelection had been scheduled but Mr. Hirtle was the acclaimed candidate once nominations closed. He begins his two-year term immediately and will be officially welcomed by Council at its next meeting on Friday, July 21, 2017.
The other Council member from Southwestern District for the 2017-2019 term is Andrew S. Nickerson QC.
The Society thanks all who participated in the 2017 Council Elections for their commitment to the regulation of the legal profession. Details of the Society’s election process are outlined in the Society’s Regulations 2.4 (District Elections), 2.5 (At Large Elections), and 2.6 (Second Vice-President Elections).
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