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New partner for McCarthy Hansen & Company

Friday, September 10, 2021 @ 3:50 PM | By John Chunn

McCarthy Hansen & Company LLP announced that Maureen Edwards has joined the partnership effective Sept. 1, 2021.

According to the family law firm’s website, Edwards was called to the bar in Ontario in 2011. Prior to joining Martha McCarthy & Company LLP, she practised civil and commercial litigation at a full-service law firm. She has appeared as counsel before various tribunals and courts, including arbitral tribunals and has made written submissions to the Supreme Court of Canada.

Edwards holds J.D. from the University of Windsor and a BSc and MSc in biology from Queen’s University. During law school, she volunteered with the Community Legal Aid clinic and was a citation editor for the Windsor Review of Legal and Social Issues law journal.