Posted at 8:36 am on May 19, 2017

A former St.FX grad, X-Men offensive lineman coach and Antigonish native is being ‘robed in’ to the Provincial and Family Courts today.  Judge Sam Moreau has practiced law for 18 years, and was most recently a managing lawyer with Nova Scotia Legal Aid out of Port Hawkesbury.
Moreau graduated from St.FX with a BA, and was named volunteer coach of the year for the AUS in 2002. He has also done extensive work with child welfare.

Posted at 12:14 pm on April 4, 2017

An Antigonish native has been appointed a Crown attorney in her hometown.

Courtney MacNeil graduated from St. F. X. University in 2011 with a Bachelor of Arts in political science and developmental studies and from the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University in Halifax in 2015.

She articled with Legal Aid Ontario in Windsor concentrating on criminal and family law. In 2016 she was appointed a lawyer with Nova Scotia Legal Aid in Sydney where she focused mostly on family law.