Patterson Law Statement Re: Nova Scotia Wildfires and Support Services

We at Patterson Law would like to extend our deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to all the residents of Nova Scotia affected by wildfires. We understand that our family, friends, clients, and neighbours across the province are facing hardships, and we want you to know that we stand by your side as a united community by offering the following services.

Document replacement services

Losing and replacing personal legal documents is stressful and costly. For existing Patterson Law clients, we will be replacing wills and other estate planning documents free of charge for those that have lost their original documents in the wildfires. 

Please contact us directly by email at or our Quinn St. (Halifax) location by phone at 902.425.5297.

Free notary services for claims documents

Patterson Law is committed to supporting clients and non-clients of the firm by providing notary services free of charge on documents pertaining to property insurance matters and claims for homeowners directly affected by Nova Scotia’s wildfires.

Please contact us directly by email at or our Quinn St. (Halifax) location by phone at 902.425.5297.

Continued support through existing services

As always, Patterson Law remains dedicated to serving the people of Nova Scotia, providing our skills and assistance whenever needed. We are here to help rebuild and restore what has been lost through any of our full-service legal offices in Truro, Halifax, New Glasgow, Bridgewater, and Pictou. To access legal services not offered through the emergency services provided please contact us by phone at 1.888.897.2001 or by email at

The emergency services referenced above will be primarily offered from the firm’s Quinn St. location in Halifax and will be offered province-wide for those directly affected by this year’s wildfires effective July 19th, 2023.

We sincerely hope our efforts and services offered can alleviate some of the stress and obstacles encountered by those affected. 

-The Patterson Law Team