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McInnes Cooper partner elected to N.S. law society's board

Monday, May 01, 2017 @ 9:20 AM | By John Chunn

Brian Awad, a partner with McInnes Cooper in Halifax, has been elected as a member of the governing council of the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society.

Made up of lawyers elected by the society’s members, an appointee from the Nova Scotia Department of Justice and three lay representatives, the governing council functions as the society’s board of directors.

Its role is to set policy and direct management in the protection and advancement of the public interest in the practice of law. The society also regulates bar admissions,...