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Alex J. Barnes

(902) 460-3412(902)
Charlene Brannen

About Alex

Alex practices in the areas of corporate and commercial law.

Alex’s practice extends to all matters relating to commercial transactions involving asset and share purchases, financing and real estate sales. Alex also works in general corporate matters including registration of businesses and partnerships in Nova Scotia, incorporation of Nova Scotia limited and unlimited liability companies and assists with amalgamations and reorganizations. Alex works closely with other professionals to ensure the best result for her clients.

Alex is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society and is a board member of Solutions Learning Centre. Outside of the office, Alex enjoys being outdoors, playing golf and hanging out with her Golden Retriever, Boomer.

Areas of Practice

Alex's Background

  • 2017: National Accreditation Committee, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 2015: Bachelor of Law (Hons.), Bond University, Gold Coast, Australia
  • 2014: Bachelor of Commerce (Finance), Bond University, Gold Coast, Australia
  • 2018: Associate, BOYNECLARKE LLP, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
  • 2017 - 2018: Articled Clerk, BOYNECLARKE LLP, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
  • 2014-2015: Analyst, Collins Barrow, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 2014: Analyst, PPB Advisory, Gold Coast, Australia
  • 2013: Intern, ANZ Corporate Banking, Gold Coast, Australia
  • 2012: Participant, E&Y Career Compass Program
  • 2010: Intern, Slater & Gordon Lawyers
Professional Memberships
  • Member - Nova Scotia Barristers' Society
Community Activities
  • Board Member of Solutions Learning Centre
  • 2019: Light the Night Ambassador Committee
  • 2018: Ronald McDonald House Charities Atlantic PJ Walk Committee
  • 2017: Volunteer with Life Rolls On
  • 2014: Member of PPB Advisory Netball Team
  • 2011-2013: Student Ambassador Volunteer and Coach of Girls' Basketball Team