Who We Are

Since 1864, Blois, Nickerson & Bryson Halifax law firm has provided legal services in Nova Scotia and now offers a complete range of legal services to its clients in Nova Scotia and throughout the world.

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Our Expertise

Since 1864 we have been helping clients with personal and business legal advice and representation, we have the experience and skills to achieve effective solutions.

Practice Areas


Criminal Law

The Criminal Litigation Team has represented those charged with criminal or quasi-criminal offences in all level of courts from the Provincial Courts of Nova Scotia to the Supreme Court of Canada.Learn More »

Business Law

We assist local, provincial, Canadian, and multi-national companies, providing advice and counsel for all areas of corporate law.Learn More »

Wills, Estates and Trusts

Our team is experienced in representing estates and claimants in litigation issues involving wills, estates and trusts and has appeared in all levels of courts in Nova Scotia.Learn More »

Divorce Law

We have extensive experience in negotiating and drafting agreements, both for separating and non-separating spouses/couples. We have lawyers who practice collaborative family law, provide mediation and arbitration services.Learn More »

Environmental Law

We offer a range of corporate environmental law services including environmental due diligence in business transactions, interpretation of environmental legislation, and guidance through environmental assessment processes.Learn More »

Accident Law

From defending fire insurance claims to representing accident victims, our Insurance and Personal Injury Team has provided effective representation in negotiations and all levels of court.Learn More »


Our Arbitration Team is pleased to assist your requirements in pursuing alternative dispute resolutions.  We act in areas of labour arbitration, commercial arbitration and all areas of civil arbitration.

Intellectual Property

Let our Intellectual Property Law Team guide you through the administrative processes necessary to protect your creations.


We offer expertise to individuals and corporations requiring  advice in matters of contract, financing , sale of goods, bank transactions, loans and guarantees.

Administrative Law

Our Administrative Law Team offer a diverse repertoire of professional expertise having represented litigants before and provided legal advice to many regulatory and administrative boards throughout the province and country.

Tax Law

Providing advice to corporations and individuals on planning and restructuring of their business or personal affairs to minimize tax, utilize tax losses, and/or provide for well-planned estate asset transfer.


We have represented both employers and employees involved in the difficult area of employee termination.  We also provide advice to individuals, small business and large corporations on areas of law involving employer-employee relations.

Civil Litigation

Our Team has represented both Plaintiffs and Defendants and has a strong track record in representing people and corporations involved in civil disputes.

Real Estate

Whether you are a first time home buyer or an experienced real estate developer, our Team of professionals offers the benefits of a large law firm with the advantage of a strong relationship with an individual lawyer.

Bankruptcy and Insolvency

Providing advice and representation to creditors who wish to make a claim against an insolvent or bankrupt corporation.  Our Bankruptcy and Insolvency Team is able to draw upon our strong expertise in litigation and taxation as support.

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