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Alanna Mayne, TEP

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"Even the most challenging puzzle has a solution. My goal when navigating legal puzzles is to use a straightforward approach and provide direct advice. This way, my clients do not spend more time than necessary on legal matters and their focus can remain dedicated to their business."

About Alanna

Alanna assists clients with corporate and commercial law, real estate, trust and estate planning, as well as franchise law. She has experience advising individuals, business owners and institutions on a range of matters including commercial transactions and financing, real estate sales, acquisition and leasing matters. Alanna also assists clients with the purchase and sales of businesses and estate planning. She regularly works with other professionals, such as accountants and financial planners, to ensure the ideal solutions are reached for her clients.

Alanna has received her Trusts and Estates Practitioner (TEP) designation from the Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners and also has completed the STEP Diploma Program.

Areas of Practice

Alanna's Background

  • 2015: TEP Diploma Program, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
  • 2009: Bachelor of Laws, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia
  • 2005: Master of Public Administration, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario
  • 2004: Bachelor of Arts, Saint Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 2020 - Present: Partner, BOYNECLARKE LLP, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
  • 2017 - 2019: Associate Lawyer, BOYNECLARKE LLP, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
  • 2015 - 2017: Associate Lawyer, Patterson Law, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 2011 - 2015: Associate Lawyer, Wickwire Holm, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 2010 - 2011: Law Clerk, Nova Scotia Court of Appeal, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Professional Memberships
  • Member: Nova Scotia Barristers' Society
  • Member: Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Member: Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
  • Member: The Canadian Bar Association
Community Activities
  • Secretary, ElderDog Canada
  • Volunteer, Out of the Cold Shelter
  • Past Human Resource Chair, Dress for Success
  • Past Secretary, United Way GenNext

Recent Blog Posts by Alanna

Blog Post | Friday February 15, 2019

Digital Assets and Social Media: Are They in Your Estate Plan?

Authored by: Alanna Mayne, TEP Posted in: Wills & Estates

The recent issues surrounding QuadrigaCX and the death of the company’s CEO, Gerald Cotten, is an important reminder that you should ensure your digital assets are included as part of your estate planning.

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