Michael P. Scott

Michael P. Scott

Legal Assistant: Sharon Creaser

Mike Scott is dedicated to serving clients facing difficult situations. As a member of our litigation group, Mike focuses his practice on criminal defence, civil litigation and commercial disputes. He is committed to providing outstanding service and strongly believes in being accessible to his clients. Mike was recognized as a “Litigation Lawyer to Watch" in the 2012 Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-border Litigation Lawyers in Canada. He was also recognized as a Litigation Star in the Atlantics in the 2016 and 2017 editions of Benchmark Canada's "Definitive Guide to Canada's Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys".


  • LL.B. (Dalhousie University)
  • B.MUS (Dalhousie University)
  • Has significant trial experience including appearances before the Federal Court, Supreme Court of Nova Scotia, Provincial Court and Small Claims Court of Nova Scotia
  • Has appeared before various Provincial boards and tribunals including EI Review Board , Residential Tenancy Board and Nova Scotia Utility Review Board
Professional Activities and Affiliations
  • Provincial Court Liaison Committee
  • Nova Scotia Criminal Lawyers` Association
  • Nova Scotia Barristers` Society
  • Canadian Bar Association
Personal, Community and Volunteer Activities
  • Former volunteer, Dalhousie Legal Aid Clinic

Qualifications

  • LL.B. (Dalhousie University)
  • B.MUS (Dalhousie University)

Experience

  • Has significant trial experience including appearances before the Federal Court, Supreme Court of Nova Scotia, Provincial Court and Small Claims Court of Nova Scotia
  • Has appeared before various Provincial boards and tribunals including EI Review Board , Residential Tenancy Board and Nova Scotia Utility Review Board

Activities & Affiliations

Professional Activities and Affiliations
  • Provincial Court Liaison Committee
  • Nova Scotia Criminal Lawyers` Association
  • Nova Scotia Barristers` Society
  • Canadian Bar Association
Personal, Community and Volunteer Activities
  • Former volunteer, Dalhousie Legal Aid Clinic
Publications & Presentations