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MacPherson picked as new head of the Law Society of Prince Edward Island

Friday, September 08, 2017 @ 1:54 PM | By Carolyn Gruske

The Law Society of Prince Edward Island elected Jennifer MacPherson as its new president.

MacPherson, who is a partner at Stewart McKelvey in Charlottetown, specializes in insurance, liability and estate planning.

As president, she will work to maintain excellence in governance and regulation of the legal profession, while addressing the new challenges ahead in P.E.I.

MacPherson has taken leadership roles in a number of legal associations and organizations, including chairing both the joint Canadian Bar Association and Law Society of Prince Edward Island continuing legal education committee and the P.E.I. branch of the Canadian Bar Association Women Lawyers Forum.