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Cox & Palmer's Boucher wins leadership award

Thursday, June 15, 2017 @ 1:30 PM | By John Chunn

Cox & Palmer associate Jacqueline Boucher has won the Young Lawyers Leadership Award on behalf of the Saint John Law Society.

In addition to her practice in the areas of family law and estates litigation, Boucher has been a long serving member of the Canadian Armed Forces in the Naval Reserve. She holds the rank of Lieutenant (Navy) with the Office of the Judge Advocate General (JAG) and provides advice to the chain of command in reserve units across New Brunswick.

Boucher instructs workshops for the public on family law issues through the Public Legal Education and Information Service of New Brunswick (PLEIS-NB), has served on several boards of directors for organizations focused on combating poverty, early childhood and parenting issues, and is currently the vice-president of the Family Resource Centre, a leading organization dedicated to providing resources to families and children in priority neighbourhoods in and around Saint John.